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XC Teams Complete Season

Release Date:
November 13, 2004
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November 14, 2004

 

CANTON, NY – The Hilbert College men’s and women’s cross country teams wrapped up the fall season on Saturday at the NCAA Division III Qualifier at St. Lawrence University.

 

Senior Andy Kozak (Lackawanna, NY/St. Francis) completed his last collegiate race in a Hawks uniform by finishing in 186th place.  Kozak covered the 8,000 meter race in 29:43.  Geneseo State’s Ted Turner beat 226 total competitors with a winning time of 24:52. 

 

On the women’s side, Hilbert’s Katy Dorsheimer (Lakeview, NY/Frontier) finished in 109th place with a personal best time of 25:21 over the 6,000 meter course.  The junior completes her Hilbert College running career and hopes to use a remaining year of eligibility next fall while attending graduate school. 

 

Fellow Hawks runner Stacey Zink (Hornell, NY/Hornell) crossed the finish line in 111th place with a time of 25:22.  The junior All-AMCC (Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference) selection also ran a person best time while competing against a field of 201 runners.  Lehman College’s Amy Ruston turned in the top time of the day with a first place finish in 22:37. 



Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.