PAINESVILLE, Ohio —
For the sixth consecutive season, the Frostburg State men’s cross country team captured the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Championship, Saturday at Lake Erie.
FSU has now won the title in eight of nine seasons the AMCC has been in existence.
The Bobcats finished the race with 31 points followed by Penn State Behrend with 46 and Penn State Altoona with 81.
Junior Curt Ruble (Mineral Wells, W.Va./Parkersburg South) was named the AMCC Runner of the Year after taking home first place with a time of 28:03. He bettered PSB’s Brad Ruffo, who finished second, by 35 seconds.
Senior Andy Watson (Gaithersburg, Md./Damascus) was fourth overall and second on the FSU team with a 25:58 while junior Zach Gaudette (Queenstown, Md./Kent Island) recorded fifth overall in 29:14.
Sophomore Brian Leiter (New Windsor, Md./Francis Scott Key) was ninth in the conference in 29:37 and freshman Dustin Eagle (Mechanicsburg, Pa./Trinity) rounded out the top five, taking 12th in 29:49.
The AMCC’s top ten runners earn all-conference honors.
Frostburg State returns to action Saturday, Nov. 11 at the NCAA Division III Mideast Regional Championships hosted by Waynesburg College.
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Frostburg State University
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Frostburg, MD 21532-2303