X-Country runs at Houghton

The Alfred State College cross country team competed hard at the Houghton College Inviational on Saturday.  The men's team finished 7th while the women finished 11th.

Zak Williamson (Rocky Point) led the men's team with a 8th place finish overall.  He completed the 8K race in 27:06.5.  126 runners and 11 teams competed in the race.  ASC finished with 191 while University of Rochester won with 43.

Kaleigh Ligoci (Cicero) led the women's team with a 76th finish (23:00.3) while Jen Chan (Genesee Valley) finished 92nd (24:32.8).  115 runners finished the 5K course.  Ithaca College won the event with a score of 32, ASC had 316 points.

The Pioneers return to action next Friday when they travel to Finger Lakes CC for the Bruce Bridgeman Invitational.  The races are set to begin at 3 p.m.