Cross Country Opens Season at Panthers Invitational

Cross Country Opens Season at Panthers Invitational


Bethpage, NY - The Nyack College cross country team opened its 2018 season with the Adelphi University Panthers Invitational in Bethpage, NY.

Senior Zachary Trador finished first for the Warriors, placing fourth overall with a time of 26:16.8. He was followed by Arthur Scrima with a time of 29:07.7 placing him 40th, Danson Kirwa with 30:19.9 in 58th and Alex Barrreras with a time of 30:25.5 in 62nd. The Nyack scoring was rounded up with Mason Smith who finished with a time of 31:24.3 which placed him 74th. Nyack finished 10th out of field of 14 schools.

The women's team finished 12th out of 18 and was led by senior Bornes Changwony with a time of 21:38.1 placing her 38th. The remainder of the scorers for Nyack were as follows: Celeste DiNardo (22:21.9, 46th), Grace Wells (24:10.9, 80th), Julia Nelson (24:28.0, 83rd), and Lydia Chepkieng (25:20.8, 95th).

Nyack will be up next on Saturday, September 8, when they travel to Philadelphia for the Philadelphia Metropolitan Invitational