Immediate Release: November 13, 2004
Contact: John Hartrick (email@example.com)
women's cross country runs 19th at NCAA regional; men are 29th
N.Y..--Competing without its top runner, junior Erica
Angell (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.), the Binghamton women's cross
country team placed 19th out of 32 teams at the NCAA Northeast
Regional, held at Van Cortlandt Park Saturday morning. The Bearcats
men's team was 29th out of 34 schools.
Kramer (Loudonville, N.Y.) was the team's top finisher, placing
46th in a field of 230 runners. Kramer covered the 5,000-meter
course in 22:27. Classmate Kathryn
Murnane (Rockville Center, N.Y.) crossed 67th in 22:47. Junior
Furey (Smyrna, N.Y.) was the other runner in the top 100,
placing 98th in 23:21.
On the men's side, senior Pete
Chambers (Newark, N.Y.) led the way, finishing 138th in a
field of 233 runners. He completed the 8,000 meters in 34:06.
Shteyn (Staten Island, N.Y.) was 167th (34:56) and junior
Genung (Afton, N.Y.) crossed 179th (35:14).
Binghamton concludes its season at the ECAC/IC4A Championships
next Saturday back at the same course.