Spartans Compete at Gettysburg Invitational

Spartans Compete at Gettysburg Invitational

GETTYSBURG, PA – The York College men’s cross country team competed in the Gettysburg Invitational Saturday morning, hosted by Gettysburg College. The Spartans finished 14th out of 19 teams with 408 points in the 270-participant race.

York’s top finisher on the day was sophomore Matt Provonche (Churchville, Md./C. Milton Wright). Provonche traversed the 8,000 meter course in a time of 27:15.66, as he took 58th-place.

Junior Jason Hinkle (York, Pa./Eastern York) and sophomore Kevin Love (Royersford, Pa./Spring-Ford) grabbed York’s next two spots, finishing 87th and 94th respectively. Hinkle clocked a 27:43.01 while Love crossed the line at 27:48.94.

Sophomore Bret Kilefner (Stevens, Pa./Cocalico) fell just outside the top-100 as he placed 101st with a time of 27:58.72.

The Spartans will next face Goucher on October 25 in a dual meet starting at 1:00 pm. The meet against the Gophers will be York’s final tune-up before the Capital Athletic Conference Championships on November 1 in Fredericksburg, Va.