Gannon First as Women’s XC Wins Bruce Bridgeman Invite
September 11, 2019 – – The Lorain County Community College Women’s Cross Country team had an outstanding weekend, as they won the Bruce Bridgeman Invitational hosted by Finger Lakes Community College on Saturday, September 7, 2019. LCCC’s Kelsey Gannon (Avon) was crowned the individual champion, covering the 3.1 race in 23:09.
Teams represented included LCCC, Finger Lakes, Broome, Herkimer, Mohawk Valley, SUNY Cortland, Onondaga, Cayuga and Erie Community College. LCCC (22 points) and SUNY Cortland (33 points) fielded full teams. There were 18 total finishers in the women’s race.
Other Commodores competing included:
Samantha Glass 4th place 24:28
Mackenzie Glass 7th place 27:28
Alexis Cozart 10th place 30:05
Erin Konrad 11th place 30:10
The LCCC men finished 5th out of 5 full teams, scoring 104 points. Finger Lakes Community College was the team champion with 55 points. There were 50 runners in the men’s 8K race. Leading the way for LCCC was Henry Haas (Wellington) who finished 6th overall with a time of 30:25 on a very hilly course.
Other Commodores included:
Justin Below 22nd place 33:35
Carlos Ruiz 23rd place 33:43
Ian Hamilton 30th place 34:50
Jason Molek 42nd place 40:20
LCCC’s Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Teams are back in action Friday, September 13, 2019, at the Penn State Behrend Invitational in Erie, PA. Race time is 5:00pm.
Contact: Shelly Miller/SID