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Marisa Clapp Wins Amherst Invitational

AMHERST, Mass., September 7, 2002-Springfield College junior Marisa Clapp (Charleton, Mass.) finished first in the Amherst College Invitational and led the Pride to a fourth-place finish overall.

Clapp covered the course in 18:50 and senior Kelley Henry (Whitinsville, Mass.) finished ninth with a time of 20:26. Freshman Meg Young (Hurley, N.Y.) finished third for the Pride and 14th overall with a time of 20:48.

The Pride travel to the Middlebury College Invitational on Saturday, September 14th.

Team Scores:
Trinity, 40 points
Amherst, 57
Keene St., 68
Springfield, 93
Roger Williams, 142
U.Mass Dartmouth, 195
WNEC, 303

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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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