Cross Country Teams Win At Westfield State

October 6, 2012

The Panther cross country teams were in action on Saturday, competing at the James Earley Invitational hosted by Westfield State. The 13th-ranked Middlebury men won the 40-team event with 23 points, followed by Amherst (111) and Connecticut College (140). The third-ranked Panther women captured the 43-team race with 28 points, followed by Amherst (64), and Wellesley (158).

Jack Davies won the 429-man men’s race, covering the course with a time of 25:40. Middlebury then placed runners in third, fourth and fifth places to make up four of the top five finishers. Nate Sans came in third place in 25:49, followed by Patrick Hebble in fourth (25:54) and Kevin Wood in fifth place with a time of 26:07. Greg Krathwohl wrapped up the Middlebury scorers with an 11th place finish (26:31).

On the women’s side, Addie Tousley finished in second place among 453 racers, coming in with a time of 21:50. Katie Rominger was next in fourth place (22:19), followed by Emily Attwood, who earned a fifth place finish in 22:35. Sarah Guth rounded out the four Panthers in the top seven (22:36), while Alison Maxwell came in 10th (22:50) to round out the scorers.