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Women Third, Men Sixth at NESCAC Championships

October 28, 2001

BRUNSWICK, ME - The Amherst College women's cross country team - paced by first-year phenom Carter Hamill's (Richmond, VA) 10th place (18:30) showing - finished third at the NESCAC Cross Country Championships Saturday at Bowdoin College, while the men finished sixth - powered by first-year Matthew Katz (Tallahassee, FL), who covered the course in 26:12 to finish 24th individually.

Following Hamill, junior Martha Nelson (Bethesda, MD) pulled in a 13th place, 18:42 showing for Amherst, trailed by senior Rebecca Woo (Manchester, NH) and her 20th place, 18:59 finish. Sophomore harrier Aparna Nancherla (McLean, VA) grabbed 23rd place in 19:01, while senior Diana Rancourt (Lunenberg, MA) crossed the line with a 32nd place, 19:18 effort. Senior co-captain Molly Burnett (Norwich, CT) and sophomore Erinn White (Watertown, NY) rounded out the top finishers for the women, with a 43rd place 19:31 and a 45th place 19:35, respectively.

Sophomore John Stanton-Geddes (Glendale, MO) trailed Katz on the men's side, with a 25th place, 26:13 run, while senior co-captain Ben Kozyak (Coral Gables, FL) roped in a 36th place, 26:31 time for the Jeffs. First-year Zeke Phillips (Newton, MA) came in at 49th place with a 26:47 time, and classmate Jack Morgan (Las Vegas, NV) nabbed 54th place with a 26:57 showing. Junior Carson Taylor (S. Windsor, CT) paced himself to a 57th place, 27:02 stretch, and senior co-captain Rusty Ryan (Marblehead, MA) squeaked by with a 68th place, 27:19 day to top off the Jeff early finishers.

On Saturday, both the men's and women's teams will head to Williamstown for the ECAC Championship meet, hosted by Williams.

Women's Team Results
1) Middlebury College - 48
2) Williams College - 59
3) Amherst College - 98
4) Hamilton College - 133
5) Trinity College - 142
6) Bowdoin College - 154
7) Connecticut College - 173
8) Wesleyan University - 177
9) Tufts University - 217
10) Bates College - 249
11) Colby College - 256

Amherst Women's Individual Finishers
10) Carter Hamill - 18:30
13) Martha Nelson - 18:42
20) Rebecca Woo - 18:59
23) Aparna Nancherla - 19:01
32) Diana Rancourt - 19:18
43) Molly Burnett - 19:31
45) Erinn White - 19:35
50) Alyson Venti - 19:40
56) Alison Dimon - 19:46
63) Laurel Kilgour - 19:53
77) Helen Dole - 20:07
96) Cecily Brewer - 20:35

Men's Team Results
1) Bowdoin College - 46
2) Tufts University - 71
3) Trinity College - 75
4) Williams College - 77
5) Bates College - 146
6) Amherst College - 175
7) Colby College - 186
8) Connecticut College - 211
9) Wesleyan University - 226
10) Hamilton College - 281
11) Middlebury College - 310

Amherst Men's Individual Finishers
24) Matthew Katz - 26:12
25) John Stanton-Geddes - 26:13
36) Ben Kozyak - 26:31
49) Zeke Phillips - 26:47
54) Jack Morgan - 26:57
57) Carson Taylor - 27:02
68) Rusty Ryan - 27:19
85) Alex Lenkoski - 28:01
87) David Molina - 28:10
93) Martin Keck - 28:16
108) Aaron Jamaal - 28:58