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UB Men Win Tommy Evans Invite, Women Place Second
The University at Buffalo menís and womenís cross country teams kicked off the 2008 campaign last Saturday afternoon at the annual Tommy Evans Invite hosted by the University of Akron. The UB men scored 33 points to hold off second-place Akronís 40 while the UB women tallied 46 points to place second behind the host Zips with 17.
Bloom, Hagen Finish in Top Five
Womenís Runners Also Show Improvements
Remainder of Scorers Place in the Top Half
Finishing third for the UB women was Alex Bykowska (Poznan, Poland/Third High School of Poznan) in 10th place in 19:43 with Jackie Bozich (Salisbury Mills, NY/Cornwall Central) 11th in 19:54. Brittany Chilson (Endicott, NY/Union-Endicott) was UBís final scorer in 15th place in 20:09.
Spartan Invitational Next Up For Bulls
The Bulls travel to East Lansing, MI for this weekís Spartan Invitational. The menís 8K race is slated for Friday, September 12 at 1:00 pm with the womenís 6K race starting at 1:45 pm. At last yearís competition, the UB women placed fourth among 10 schools while the UB men finished fifth in an 11-team field.
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