2017 Cross Country Performers of the Week

November 13, 2017
Scott Mason Scott Mason
Connecticut College
Junior • Wyndmoor, Pa.

 

Mason finished second at the NCAA Division III New England Regional Championship. He posted a time of 25:24.3 over the 8K course. Mason has qualified individually for the NCAA Championship.

Nicky Roberts Nicky Roberts
Amherst College
Senior • North Reading, Mass.

Roberts finished as the runner-up at the NCAA Division III New England Regional Championship. She covered the 6K course in a time of 20:31.3 and has qualified for the NCAA Championships. Roberts earned first place at the Little Three meet with a time of 17:49.0 over the 5K course. She finished 34 seconds ahead of the next runner.

October 16, 2017
Ben Torda Ben Torda
Bowdoin College
Senior • Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y.

Torda earned first place in a field of 146 runners at the Maine State Championships with a time of 25:25.3 over the 8K course.


 

Nicky Roberts Nicky Roberts
Amherst College
Senior • North Reading, Mass.

Roberts finished as the runner-up at the NCAA Division III New England Regional Championship. She covered the 6K course in a time of 20:31.3 and has qualified for the NCAA Championships.

October 9, 2017
Lucas Wright Lucas Wright
Hamilton College
First Year • Severna Park, Md.

Wright finished in second place out of 120 runners with a time of 25:30.5 over the 8K course at the Hamilton Invitational.


 

Natalie Bettez Natalie Bettez
Tufts University
Junior • Bolton, Mass.

Bettez was Tufts’ top finisher and 11th overall at the Open New England Championships. She clocked a time of 18:23 in the 5K race.

October 2, 2017
Mohamed Hussein

Mohamed Hussein
Amherst College
Senior • Hargeisa, Somaliland

Hussein notched the Mammoths' top finish, posting a time of 24:46 to place 89th overall in the 8K Gold Division at the Paul Short Invitational.

 

Victoria Kingham

Victoria Kingham
Williams College
Senior • New York, N.Y.

Kingham placed 40th out of 369 runners in the 6K Gold Division at the Paul Short Invitational with a time of 20:43 to lead the Ephs.

September 18, 2017
Scott Mason

Scott Mason
Connecticut College
Junior • Wyndmoor, Pa.

Mason placed fourth among a field of 315 runners with a time of 25:30 over the 8,000-meter course at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational to lead the Camels to a fourth-place finish.

 

Briana Daley

Briana Daley
Trinity College
Senior • Oak Park, Ill.

Daley, a co-captain, finished fifth overall with a time of 18:37 over 5,000 meters to lead the Bantams to a second-place finish at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational.

September 11, 2017
Bryce Murdick

Bryce Murdick
Hamilton College
Sophomore • Sandwich, N.H.

Murdick was the first Hamilton runner to cross the finish line at the Hamilton Short Course Cross Country Invitational with a time of 15:29.1. He placed fifth out of 170 runners in the 5K race.

 

Katherine Cook

Katherine Cook
Bates College
Senior • South Burlington, Vt.

Cook and LaMarche led the way for the Bobcats in a 78-32 victory over Colby in the Bates-Colby Class Races. They posted matching times of 16:53 over the 2.84-mile course.

Olivia LaMarche

Olivia LaMarche
Bates College
Sophomore • Lynnfield, Mass.

Cook and LaMarche led the way for the Bobcats in a 78-32 victory over Colby in the Bates-Colby Class Races. They posted matching times of 16:53 over the 2.84-mile course.