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Women's Cross Country Finishes Sixth At ECAC Championship

Williamstown, Mass., Nov. 9, 2002--Springfield College freshman Meghan Young (Hurley, N.Y.) ran to an eighth-place finish out of 225 runners at the ECAC Division III Women’s Cross Country Championship at Williams this afternoon.

The Pride finished sixth overall in the 43-team field. Williams captured the team title.

Young, who was named to the All-ECAC team, completed the eight-kilometer run in a time of 24:23.7. Sophomore Jenn Saucier (Derry, N.H.) finished 23rd with a time of 25:18.1, and senior Kelley Henry (Whitinsville, Mass.) finished 42nd with a time of 25:48.7 to help boost the Pride to a total of 238 team points.

Springfield College (6th place/43 teams, 238 points).

SC individual results:
Meghan Young (8th place, 24:23.7)
Jenn Saucier (23rd, 25:18.1)
Kelley Henry (42nd, 25:48.7)
Jess Zaccaro (64th, 26:13.4)
Meghan Duffey (104th, 27:24.1)

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Head Coach Jim Pennington

Jim Pennington Jim Pennington enters his 29th season as head coach of the Springfield College women’s cross country and track and field teams in 2013. Under Pennington’s direction, the Pride has recorded seven top 20 finishes at the NCAA Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field Championships, and seven top 15 finishes at the NCAA Cross Country Championships. Read more.

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