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Devlin Leads Hawks at AMCC XC Championship

Release Date:
October 29, 2005
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MT. PLEASANT, PA – Hilbert College’s Sue Devlin (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) covered the 6K course at Westmoreland County Fairgrounds in 29:14 to be the first Hawk to cross the finish line at Saturday’s Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) Championship.

Devlin finished 21st out of 59 total runners as the Hawks finished in tenth place on the day. Penn State Altoona’s Megan Crossett was the overall winner with a time of 24:16 as the Lions grabbed the AMCC title with 35 points. For more information on the AMCC Women’s Cross Country Championship go to www.amcconf.org.

FINAL RESULTS

1 Penn State Altoona (35)

2 Penn State Behrend (59)

3 Frostburg State (68)

4 Univ. of Pitt-Greensburg (117)

5 Mount Aloysius College (119)

6 Univ. of Pitt-Bradford (162)

7 Medaille College (198)

8 Lake Erie College (210)

9 La Roche College (224)

10 Hilbert College (227)



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.