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Saxons cross country teams compete at state championships

PITTSFORD, NY — The Alfred University men’s and women’s cross country teams each placed 12th at the New York State championship meet Saturday, hosted by Nazareth College.


Freshman Ethan Foster (New Ipswich, NH/Dublin School) was the top AU men’s runner, placing 76th in the 8-kilometer course in 31:37.74. Junior Arthur Gross (Hyde Park, NY/Hyde Park) was 77th (32:23.52) and junior Eddie Potter was 78th in 33:30.84.


Sophomore Tracie Forrester (Gainesville, NY/Letchworth) paced the Saxon’s women’s team, finishing in 76th place on the 6-kilometer in 27:56.55. Freshman Morgan Flick (Honeoye, NY/Honeoye) was 79th (28:55.81) and sophomore Alyssa Goot (Cassadaga, NY/Fredonia) was 80th (29:47.09).


Alfred is in action next on Oct. 27 ay the Empire 8 Conference championships in Saratoga Springs.