October 15, 2012

The Panther cross country teams both picked up wins at St. Michael's on Friday afternoon. Each team scored the minimum of 15 points, with the women placing racers 1-9 and the men owning places 1-7. Both teams defeated the University of Vermont, St. Michael's and Lyndon State at the meet.

Senior Jack Davies (Grosse Point, Mich.) won the 56-man men’s race, finishing with a time of 24:27. Just seven seconds behind was senior Patrick Hebble (Sudbury, Mass.), followed by junior Nate Sans (Princeton, Mass.), who finished in third with a time of 24:57. Sophomore Kevin Wood (Lincolnshire, Ill.) was next for the Panthers in fourth place (25:01), followed by junior Wilder Schaaf (Ashland, Ore.) in fifth (25:13).

Senior Addie Tousley (Kensington, Md.) led the Panther women, winning the race with a time of 17:52. Taking home a second place finish was junior Katie Rominger (Brooklyn, N.Y.) with a time of 18:15, followed by sophomore Alison Maxwell (Port Angeles, Wash.) in third place (18:20). Placing fourth in the race was sophomore Katie Carlson (Princeton, Mass.) in 18:22, followed closely by first-year racer Olivia Artaiz (Banks, Ore.) in fifth place (18:23).

• Cross Country teams sweep at St. Michael’s

• Up next: 10/27 @ NESCAC Championship (Bowdoin)