Men's Cross Country

Murdick '20 receives NESCAC men's cross country honor

Bryce Murdick '20 (bib number 430) is the NESCAC Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week (Michael P. Doherty photo).
Bryce Murdick '20 (bib number 430) is the NESCAC Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week (Michael P. Doherty photo).

Hamilton College's Bryce Murdick '20 (Sandwich, N.H./Holderness School) was selected the NESCAC Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week on Sept. 11.

Murdick helped lead the Continentals to a runner-up finish out of 12 teams in their own 2017 Hamilton Short Course Cross Country Invitational on Saturday. He took fifth place out of 170 athletes with a time of 15:29.1 on the 5-kilometer course.

The Continentals are ranked fifth in the Atlantic Region in the preseason regional team rankings. Hamilton is off until the Williams Purple Valley Classic at Mount Greylock Regional High School in Williamstown, Mass., on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 11:30 a.m.