Geneva, NY - The D'Youville women's cross-country team competed at the Cross Country only Championships on Saturday, October 13 placing third with an average a time of 27:53.
Samantha Ruszczyk (Hamburg, NY/Hamburg) finished sixth overall with a time of 24:35.6 running an average mile of 6:35.8. Finishing in 17th and 23rd place was Rachel Luczak (Lancaster, NY/Immactulata) and Stephanie Lisiecki (West Senecea, NY/West Seneca East) with times of 26:32.7 and 27:37.7.
Also running for the Spartans was Kaitlyn Furtado (Acushnet, MA/Fairhaven) with a 29:04.7 time, Rachel Johnson (Jamestown, NY/Jamestown) with a 31:36.6 time, Jenna Donati (Depew, NY/Depew) with a 32:29.9 time and Danielle Couch (Wheatfield, NY/Niagara-Wheatfield) with a 33:40.6 time.
Joanna Elledge (Lockport, NY/Wilson) finished with a time of 33:15.2, Alexis Dymond (Kenmore, NY/Kenmore West) with a 34:28.4 and Mary Blackley (Lockport, NY/.Blackley Academy) with a 35:32.3 respectively.
The Spartans will finish their season at the AMCC Championship on Saturday, October 27.