Eberhardt, Galvin Selected as Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders

Eberhardt, Galvin Selected as Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders

SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Two cross country runners represent this week’s Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders as sophomore Colin Eberhardt (Lake Ronkonkoma, N.Y. / Sachem North) and senior Shannon Galvin (Jamison, Pa. / Central Bucks South) have been selected for the period ending Nov. 17.

Eberhardt was the team’s top finisher at Saturday’s Mideast Regional Meet at Lehigh with a career-best time of 25:50 on the 8k course, the fourth-fastest in program history and placing him 38th overall. The Crusaders took home ninth place overall, a five-spot improvement from a year ago.

Meanwhile, Galvin helped the Crusaders to a 20th-place finish as SU showed a six-place and 114-point improvement from last season. Galvin easily eclipsed her personal-best time by 1:26 as she completed the 6k course in 23:35, tied for fifth-best in program history.