Noting ACC Cross Country: September, 28
Sept. 28, 2010
MEN: Ninetieth-ranked Duke captured the team title at the 25th Annual Roy Griak Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 25 ... No. 11 NC State was second in the 22-team field, 10 points behind the Blue Devils ... NC State's Ryan Hill led all ACC performers with a fourth place finish, completing the 8k course in 24:16.9 ... Duke's Bo Waggoner led a group of four Blue Devils in the top 20 with a eighth-place finish and a time of 24:31.1 ... led by Michael Keebler's 11th place finish out of 198 runners, Boston College placed sixth in the 18-team Williams College Invitational in Williamstown, Mass.
WOMEN: No. 7 Duke led three ACC teams in the Roy Griak Invitational with a fourth-place finish ... Boston College finished sixth and NC State eighth, in the 29-team field that included six ranked teams ... one week after setting a 5k course record in the Wolfpack Invitational in her collegiate debut, the Wolfpack's Laura Hoer, a true freshman, pulled away from a talented field in the final meters and captured individual honors with the third-fastest winning time (20:38.4) in the history of the event ... Duke sophomore Juliet Bottorff was seventh (21:17.2) and Boston College sophomore Jillian King ninth (21:22.4).