Morrisville State to run at NCAA Atlantic Regionals Saturday

Morrisville State to run at NCAA Atlantic Regionals Saturday

photos from the NEAC Championships - courtesy of Zach Freeman, Lancaster Bible SID 

 

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Seven runners from the men's cross country team and one from the women's team will be representing Morrisville State College at the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III Atlantic Regional Championships held at Rowan University in Glassboro, New Jersey on Saturday.

Sophomore Raylene Wade (Red Creek, N.Y.) will be representing the Mustangs in the 6K women's race, set to have a shot gun start at 11 a.m.

Wade, a two-time All-Conference honoree for the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC), finished fifth overall at the championship meet on October 29.

On the men's side, NEAC Champion Byron Evans (Cazenovia, N.Y.) will be leading the pack of seven Mustang runners in the 8K event, set to start at 12 p.m. Evans, a four-time All-Conference selection and 25th place finisher at last year's Mid East Regionals, will be joined by six additional teammates for the race.

Andrew Blue (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.), Owen Braun (Fulton, N.Y.), Mason Craine (Red Creek, N.Y.), Justin Depue (Homer, N.Y.), Isaiah Evans (Cazenovia, N.Y.) and Ben Seale (Chittenango, N.Y.) will also be representing Morrisville State.

Full results are available at the following site: http://results.leonetiming.com/xc-leone.html?mid=112.

Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.

The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges 2016 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2016 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.

 

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