October 29, 2005

UMF Men, Women Win 2005 NAC Cross Country Championship

FARMINGTON, Maine - For the second-consecutive year, the UMF menís and womenís cross country teams captured the NAC Cross Country Championship, which was held today in Farmington, Maine.  UMF took first place on the menís side with 36 points, while Johnson State was second with 45.  On the womenís side, UMF captured five of the top nine spots for 21 points, followed by Johnson State with 66.  Joe Fitzsimmons of UMF won the menís individual championship, after finishing second last year, with a time of 29:30.9, while UMFís Andrea Spearrin won the womenís title for the second year in a row, clocking 21:36.1.  UMFís Drew Croteau (30:49.0) and Kate Dickinson (22:20.1) finished second on the menís and womenís side, respectively. View Photos from the Event.

Final Team Scores

MEN - Individual Results   WOMEN - Individual Results
1. Me.-Farmington 36   1. Me.-Farmington 21
2. Johnson State 45   2. Johnson State 66
3. Castleton State 72   3. Castleton State 81
4. Maine Maritime 93   4. Lasell 101
5. Lasell 96   5. Bay Path 114
        6. Mount Ida 130
        7. Maine Maritime 150

2004 Cross Country Championships
2003 Cross Country Championships