Fordham and Massachusetts Sweep Cross Country Awards
Oct. 10, 2011
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Sean Duncan and Karen Roa of Massachusetts were named the Atlantic 10 Cross Country Performers of the Week, the league announced on Monday. Also honored were William Slattery and Sarah Glockenmeier of Fordham.
Duncan, the graduate student from Gardner, Mass., became the first repeat winner of the Men's Performer of the Week Award this season as he posted a time of 25:10 in the 8K on way to a 12th place overall finish at the New England Championships in Boston, Mass.
Roa, the senior from Jamaica, N.Y., led the way for the Minutewomen at the New England Championships posting a time of 18:08, en route to a 10th place overall finish.
Garden City, N.Y., native, William Slattery, posted a time of 27:00 and recorded a 33rd place finish at the Metropolitan Championship in Bronx, N.Y., as the Rams placed third overall in the event.
Glockenmeier, the freshman from Basking Ridge, N.J., helped lead the way for the Fordham women's team as she posted a time of 19:15, the second best for a Ram runner at the event, en route to recording a 20th place overall finish.