Women's Cross Country Shines At Kirsch Cup

Women's Cross Country Shines At Kirsch Cup

Hopkinton, N.H. – The Clark University women's cross country posted an 8th place finish at the 4th Annual Bruce Kirsch Cross Country Cup, hosted by Franklin Pierce University on Saturday.

The Lead:
The Cougars, with 183 points, finished behind Merrimack (66), Bentley (85), Adelphi (120), Saint Rose (121), Southern Connecticut State (124), SNHU (133) and St. Michaels (163) – all Division II teams.

 Once again it was Nicolina Braccio (Nashua, N.H.) pacing the Cougars. The freshman clocked in with a time of 19:58, good for tenth place overall.

Joining Braccio in the top 15 was Kristen Glennie (Standish, Maine) who turned in a time of 20:07, good for 14th place finish.

The Rundown:

Coach Speak:
"One of the best overall team performances from all of our runners in my four years," said Clark head coach Bill Gray. "I could not be prouder of our runners 1-10."

Up Next:
The Cougars return to action on Friday when they take part in the Worcester City Championships at Moore State Park. The race is scheduled to begin at 4:00 p.m.