Clapp Runs To 11th Place at New Englands
, Oct. 11, 2002- Springfield College junior Marisa Clapp (Charlton, Mass.)
placed 11th in a field of 282 Division I, II and III runners at the 2002 New England Cross Country Championship at Franklin Park.
Clapp posted a time of 17:48. to lead the Pride to a 22nd place finish out of 42 teams. Boston College, which is ranked fifth nationally among Division I team, won the team title.
SC freshman Meghan Young (Hurley, N.Y.)
turned in a very solid performance in her first time at the event, placing 122nd overall (19:34). Close behind Young were teammates Jennifer Saucier (Derry, N.H.)
and Kelley Henry (Whitinsville, Mass.)
, who finished in a tie for 127th place (19:36).
Springfield College: 22nd/580
Meghan Young- 19:34/122nd
Head Coach 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.
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