Cross Country Sweeps Super Crusaders Awards

Cross Country Sweeps Super Crusaders Awards

SELINSGROVE, Pa. – After this weekend’s Landmark Conference Championships, men’s and women’s cross country are represented as this week’s Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders as junior Alex Price (Skytop, Pa. / Pocono Mountain East) and senior Shannon Galvin (Jamison, Pa. / Central Bucks South) have been selected.

Price helped the men’s team to their fifth championship in the seven-year history of the Landmark Conference as the Crusaders totaled a conference-record 22 points on Saturday.

Individually, Price finished in second place and was the team’s top finisher with a time of 27:01.20 on the 8k course, earning First-Team honors.

Galvin, meanwhile, helped the women’s team to a third place finish, two spots better than its performance in 2012.

Galvin took 13th overall with her mark of 25:18.50 on the 6k course, earning Second-Team honors, the first All-Conference selection of her cross country career.

Price, Galvin and both cross country squads are gearing up for the NCAA Mideast Regional Meet on Saturday, Nov. 16 at 11 a.m. at Lehigh University.