Middlebury

CROSS COUNTRY HOSTS ALDRICH INVITATIONAL

September 17, 2012

 The Panther cross country teams hosted their only meet of the season as the Panther men and women both captured the Aldrich Invitational. The top-ranked Middlebury women convincingly won the six-team race, placing the top six runners and 11 of the top 12 finishers. The 10th-ranked men were equally as dominate in their six-team race, owning the top 11 finishers.

            Senior Addie Tousley (Kensington, Md.), won the women’s race by 23 seconds, finishing with a time of 18:13. Placing second was junior Katie Rominger (Brooklyn, N.Y.) in 18:35, followed by sophomore Katie Carlson (Princeton, Mass.) in third place with a time of 18:52. First-year racer Katherine Tercek (Los Angeles, Calif.) was next for the Panthers, with a fourth place finish in 18:53, followed closely by sophomore Alison Maxwell (Port Angeles, Wash.) in fifth, earning a time of 18:55.

            The men were paced by senior Jack Davies (Grosse Point, Mich.), who won the race by nine seconds with a time of 25:54. Trailing him was senior Patrick Hebble (Sudbury, Mass.) in 26:05, followed by third place finisher, junior Nate Sans (Princeton, Mass.), who ended the race in 26:17. Sophomore Kevin Wood (Lincolnshire, Ill.) and senior Anthony Lee (Plainsboro, N.J.) owned the fourth and fifth spots, finishing in 26:26 and 26:34 respectively.

• Cross Country teams win home meet

• Up next: 9/22 @ Williams Invitational