October 13 – Riverdale, NY – The BC Cross Country team had an excellent day at the Manhattan Invitational at Van Cortlandt Park on Saturday. Competing in the largest high school cross country meet in the U.S., the Crusaders placed 4th in the “B” race among 25 teams from across the northeast. BC was led by senior Braedon Fiume, who finished 5th in 13:06 – his 4th straight top-5 finish in a major invitational race. Braedon’s time is the 5th-fastest in BC history. Making up the strong scoring pack for the Crusaders were seniors Jack Welch, Graydon Nichols, and Elias Shaia, and sophomore Owen McCarthy. Senior Connor Haney led the JV squad, and James Adams was our top finisher in the sophomore race.
Next up for BC is the re-scheduled Big North Conference Championships at Darlington Park on 10/15.