University at Albany senior Ryan Udvadia has been named America East Men¿s Cross Country Performer of the Week, the conference office announced Wednesday. Udvadia is the first Great Dane to earn the award this season.
For the fourth consecutive week, the University at Albany men's cross country team ranks 13th in the Northeast regional rankings, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced Monday.
Facing the largest field they will see all season, the University at Albany men's and women's cross country teams finished 21st and 25th respectively at Lehigh University's Paul Short Run. For the second consecutive week, Ryan Udvadia and Hannah Reinhardt paced the men and the women, with each setting new personal bests.
A quick turnaround following the second meet of the season has the University at Albany cross country program staring down its next competition, the Paul Short Run at Lehigh University.
Following a 10th place performance in Boston in a field loaded with regional contenders, the University at Albany men's cross country team held on to their 13th ranking in the Northeast regional poll, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced Monday.
Following a three-week layoff, the University at Albany returned to competition in Boston amidst a field of regional championship contenders. The men placed 10th and the women placed 17th in the team standings behind top team finishers Ryan Udvadia and Hannah Reinhardt, respectively.
Three weeks have passed since the University at Albany cross country program last competed. That drought will end this week when the Great Danes take a trip to Boston to compete at the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown on Friday.
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association released its Week 2 regional rankings Monday. The University at Albany men's and women's cross country teams each held spots in the Northeast poll, despite not competing for the last two weekends.
After being left out of the preseason poll, the University at Albany men's and women's cross country teams both jumped into the Week 1 Northeast Regional rankings Monday.
Following an incoming recruiting class of 32 individuals, the University at Albany has announced two additional recruits who will join the program for the upcoming season.
The University at Albany cross country program put its best foot forward on Saturday to start the 2017 season. Competing at the America East Pre-Conference Meet, the men placed first out of four teams in the field, and the women placed second.
The University at Albany men's and women's cross country program will visit the University of Vermont on Saturday to open the 2017 season at the America East Pre-Conference Meet. The meet serves as a dry run on this year's championship course, to provide the teams in the conference the chance to familiarize themselves with it before championships in November.