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Three Compete at AMCC Cross Country Championships

Release Date:
November 1, 2004
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October 30, 2004

 

FROSTBURG, Md. – Stacey Zinck (Hornell, NY/Hornell) finished seventh overall to lead a trio of Hilbert College cross-country runners as they competed in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) championships at Frostburg State. 

 

Zinck, a junior, ran the 6K course in a time of 27:44, five seconds behind sixth place Willa Paterson of Penn State Behrend. Senior Katy Dorsheimer (Lakeview, NY/Frontier), the 2003 runner-up, recorded an 11th place finish with a time of 28:20.

 

Senior Andy Kozak (Lackawanna, NY/St. Francis), the lone men’s cross country representative, finished the 8K race with a time of 33:28, good enough for 28th place.

Penn State Behrend was the overall team AMCC champion on the women’s side, while Frostburg State was victorious in the men’s competition.



Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.