D'Youville Takes First at Hilbert Fall Classic

D'Youville Takes First at Hilbert Fall Classic

Hamburg, NY - The D'Youville women's cross country team captured another first overall finish at Hilbert this season as they took the top spot at the Hilbert Fall Classic.

Going head-to-head with the Hawks, D'Youville took eight of the top-10 spots in the race. Rachel Luczak (Lancaster, NY/Immaculata) took second overall with a time of 14:04.7. Kaitlyn Furtado (Acushnet, MA/Fairhaven) came in third followed by Stephanie Lisiecki (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca East), Jenna Donati (Depew, NY/Depew), and Joanna Elledge (Lockport, NY/Wilson) placing fourth, fifth, and sixth respectively.

Danielle Couch (Wheatfield, NY/Niagara-Wheatfield) came in eighth for the women as Alexis Dymond (Kenmore, NY/Kenmore West) and Sarah Fitzgibbons (Oswego, NY/Oswego) taking tenth. Mary Blackley (Lockport, NY/Blackley Academy) rounded out the runners for D'Youville with a time of 9:19.2 and 11th place.

The Spartans had a combined score of 20 in the race and an average time of 15:09 in the 3.2k. All of the place finishes / times for the women were as follows:

Luczak - 2 / 14:04.7

Furtado - 3 / 14:55.8

Lisiecki - 4 / 14:58.0

Donati - 5 / 15:28.7

Elledge - 6 / 16:18.6

Couch - 8 / 17:19.2

Dymond - 9 / 18:01.2

Fitzgibbons - 10 / 18:11.1

Blackley - 11 / 18:32.1

D'Youville will run their final race this Saturday, October 27 as they run in the AMCC Championships.