The York College mens and womens cross country teams were both honored by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association as All-Academic Teams as announced by the organization last week.
The York College womens cross country squad completed their 2009 campaign this Saturday, finishing up the year at the NCAA Mideast Regionals hosted by Lehigh. As a team, the Spartans finished 29th out of 44 squads.
The York College women's cross country squad placed three runners in the top 16 at the 2009 Capital Athletic Conference Championship meet at Heritage Farm Park in Walkersville, MD on Saturday morning. The Spartans finished third of nine teams as the championships as they finished with 84 points.
The York College men's and women's cross country squad combined to post a 25-32 victory in a special combination event at Goucher College on Saturday. The event combined a men's runner and a women's runner and had them participate in a 10,000 meter mixed run.
The York College women's cross country squad finished third at the Hood Invitational on a wet and cold Saturday afternoon in Frederick, MD. The Spartans finished behind team champion Catholic University and PSU-Altoona.
York College womens cross country runner Melody Parshall ran to her second Capital Athletic Conference Womens Cross Country Athlete-of-the-Week accolade for her performance at the Goucher Invitational on October 11.
The York College women's cross country team won their second invitational of the season as the Green and White finished first of eight teams at the Albright College Invitational in Reading, PA on Saturday. The Spartans were paced by senior Melody Parshall as she finished third in the 55-runner field.
The York College womens cross country squad hosted the second York Invitational on Saturday. The Green and White posted a fifth-place finish in their final home meet of the year at John Rudy Park in York.
Following her second-place showing at the York Invitational l on Saturday, Melody Parshall was selected as this week's recipient of the Capital Athletic Conference's women's cross country Athlete-of-the-Week award.
The York College women's cross country team captured the championship of Saturday's York College Invitational I on a sun-drenched Saturday morning at John Rudy Park in York, PA. Melody Parshall and Tuesday Wilson paced the Spartans as they finished two-three to lead York to the win.