Crowe of Men’s Cross Country Named Athlete of the Week

Crowe of Men’s Cross Country Named Athlete of the Week

TOWSON, Md. – Susquehanna senior men's cross country runner Paul Crowe (Boalsburg, Pa./State College Area) has been tabbed the Landmark Conference Male Cross Country Athlete of the Week, his first weekly conference honor of the season.

Crowe and his Crusader teammates competed at last Saturday's Paul Short Run where Crowe proceeded to set an 8k personal best with his time of 25:41, surpassing his previous career best time of 26:04.30. The senior was the 11th Division III runner to cross the finish.

The race, which was held at Lehigh University, featured Division I, Division II and Division III schools. SU finished 13th in the Brown Race, just 10 points behind Division I College of Holy Cross and 33 points behind Division I Bucknell University.

Susquehanna is off from competition until Oct. 18 when the Crusaders compete at the Gettysburg Invitational.