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.


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