October 22, 2009
COUNTRY IMPROVES TO 7-0 & 6-1
NT & KW
4TH / 5TH AT ALDEN INVITE
The Grand Island Cross Country Teams are having another outstanding
season. The Boys Team finished the regular season at 7-0 and the Girls Team
finished at 6-1 with their only NFL loss coming from Lockport. Recently, the
team battled the flu, Ken West and NT winning both boys and girls meets. Leading
the squad was Junior Nick Masiello winning with a strong performance at Bond
Lake I. He was followed by Junior Jay Chadwick taking 3rd in another strong race
and Sophomore Brendon Lutnick placed 4th. Freshman Cyle Alcorn ran
his best race of the year taking 5th. TJ Howley, Matt Killian and
Nate Beyer placed 7th, 8th and 9th
respectively. The Girls squad ran just as impressive as Freshman Ayla Marino and
Senior Captain Amber Speisz worked together to take 1-2. Maggie DeMarco and
Angelina Howe worked together to take 3rd and 4th.
Freshman Brianna Gibney ran her best race of the year taking 8th.
The Boys Team placed 4th and the Girls Team took 5th
at the Alden Invite on Saturday. Nick Masiello and Maritina Tsembelis led the
squads both taking 3rd place. Derek
Stacey was 11th, Jay Chadwick 31st, Brendon Lutnick 56th,
TJ Howley 69th and Matt Killian took 78th. On the Girls team Megan
Karpie was 25th, Amber Spiesz was 35th, Maggie DeMarco 49th
and Angelina Howe placed 74th.