ERIE, Pa. - For the third time this fall, junior Riley Crissman (Bradford, PA/Bradford Area) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Runner of the Week. Crissman had a strong performance for Behrend, leading the team with an eighth-place overall finish in a field that featured more than 310 runners at the Oberlin College Invitational on Saturday October 13. Crissman posted the second fastest time ever by a Berhend Lion at Oberlin's course, finishing the race with a time of 22:29.2 Overall, the Behrend Lions placed 16th as a team in the invitational.
The Penn State Behrend women's cross country team will gear up for the AMCC Championships on Saturday October 27. The AMCC Championships will be hosted by Franciscan in Ohio.