September 24 – Paterson, NJ – The BC Cross Country team traveled to Garret Mountain to take on four North Jersey schools in head-to-head competition. The Crusaders came out on top in all four dual meets, defeating Clifton, 28-29; Union City, 25-30; Ramapo, 20-37; and River Dell, 18-37. BC was led by junior Owen McCarthy, who was 5th overall, followed by sophomore Alex Shaia (6th), junior Alex Costabile (8th), senior Nick Martinez (9th), and senior Andrew Chi (18th). The freshmen also had a good day, topping all four of their rivals, led by James Hughes (2nd), Joseph Griffith (3rd), and Aidan O’Malley (5th). The Crusaders completed the dual meet portion of their schedule with a 7-1 record. Next up for BC is the Bowdoin Classic in Wappingers Falls, NY on Saturday, 9/28.