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Saturday, October 30, 2010
Men 1st, Women 2nd at CAA
The men (holding out some of their runners) won their elevenths straight CAA meet w. 17 points while the women were second to JMU w. a score of 28-46 (with two frosh running in the top three for us).
Zach Gates claimed the individual crown in 24:16, leading a Tribe sweep of the top three places. Redshirt-freshmanJosh Hardin finished second, two seconds back, andTom Burke was third in 24:20. Four more Green and Gold harriers also earned all-conference honors by finishing among the top-12, including redshirt-sophomoresAlex McGrath andPeter Dorrell fifth and sixth in 24:30 and 24:32 More
Elaina Balouris led the Tribe with her third-place effort in 20:50. Balouris was only one second behind the second-place finisher, and is the first freshman named All-CAA for W&M since 2008. ClassmateKathleen Lautzenheiser was also named all-conference, taking seventh in 21:19. SeniorBetsy Graney earned her second All-CAA nod with a time of 21:35 and a ninth-place finish. Just missing the top-12 was juniorAvery Mattingly 13th in 21:54, and redshirt-freshmanMegan Fitzpatrick. More