MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly Athletic Department has released the finalized schedule for the 2019 cross country season. The schedule is comprised of seven regular-season meet dates, beginning on August 31st with three post-season races in November.
LANCASTER, PA. - The SUNY Poly men's cross country team competed at the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Championship race on Saturday at Lancaster Bible. The Wildcats came extremely close to a sixth NEAC Championship win, but fell just six points shy of host Lancaster Bible who recorded 44 points.
CLINTON, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly men's cross country team placed fifth on Saturday in the Hamilton College Invitational. Noah Valvo who ran the 8K in 28:46.7 led SUNY Poly. The Wildcats had a team score of 124 and had all five of their placing runners finish in the top 50.
LANCASTER, P.A. -The SUNY Poly Men’s Cross Country team came in 11th place overall with a score of 306 points at the Mike Woods Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 29. SUNY Poly’s Noah Valvo continues to lead the pack for SUNY Poly as he finished first for the Wildcats in 40th place overall.
UTICA, NY. – The Wildcats earned themselves a first place finish in SUNY Poly's 6th Annual Wildcat Classic on Saturday. They locked down the top seven spots with Noah Valvo (Town of Wright, N.Y.), Derek Smith (Greece, N.Y.), Jonathan Miller (Oneonta, N.Y.), Ian Kurzrock (Woodbourne, N.Y.), Garrett Jones (New Hartford, N.Y.), Jesse Chain (Campbell Hall, N.Y.), and Christopher Bouchard (Latham, N.Y.) finishing 1st through 7th respectively.
LANCASTER PA. - The SUNY Poly men's cross country team came in first overall with a score of 56 points at Lancaster Bible’s 2018 Charger Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 15th. The Wildcats finished six runners in the top-25 to take first place in the race narrowly over host Lancaster Bible who had 58 points.
COBLESKILL, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly men’s cross country team came in first overall with a score of 32 points at the Stephen A. Warde Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 8. The Wildcats had six top ten finishers helping to secure the win.
MARCY, N.Y. – SUNY Poly cross country hosted their annual SUNY Poly Short Course Invitational on Saturday. 11 men’s teams participated in the race, with 110 total runners finishing. A dry course and mild temperatures led to perfect running conditions for the 12th instalment of the Short Course Invitational, leading to a new course record being set by one runner.
MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly Athletics Department has released the men’s and women’s cross country schedule for the 2018 season. The Wildcats will take part in nine races this season, two at home and seven on the road. The men's team, with a strong returning core, will be defending their record breaking fifth consecutive championship. The women's team will look to build onto a very successful 2017 campaign that saw them place fourth at the NEAC Championship last season.
MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly men’s cross country team won their fifth consecutive North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) team title scoring forty points with their top five finishers placing third, fifth, seventh, ninth, and sixteenth. Second place team Penn College finished with 66 points.
MARCY, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly Cross Country team traveled to Hamilton College on Saturday for the Hamilton Invitation. The men’s team placed 4th and the women’s teams place 5th in the race. The men were 5th out of 13 teams with 120 points and the women were 5th out of nine teams with 172 points.
MARCY, N.Y. - SUNY Poly cross-country hosted its annual Wildcat Classic Invitational on Saturday afternoon. The men’s and women’s teams both fared well in the meet finishing third and sixth respectively.
MARCY, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly cross country program hosted its annual Short Course Invitational 6K/4K race on Saturday. 23 teams were in attendance for the race which featured nearly 240 student-athletes competing on the beautiful SUNY Poly Cross Country Course. The Wildcats fared very well on their home course. The men's team took home 4th place with 117 points. The women placed 7th out of 11 teams with 197 points.
GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has announced its 2016-17 Scholar-Athlete selections. This year marks the third consecutive record-breaking year for the NEAC Scholar-Athlete Awards. A staggering 806 student-athletes in the NEAC were named scholar-athletes, surpassing last year’s mark of 787 by 19.
LANCASTER, Pa. – The SUNY Poly men’s cross country team are champions again! The Wildcats traveled to Lancaster Bible College to compete in the 2016 NEAC Championship Race on Saturday and won for the fourth consecutive season. The team put up an impressive 34 points with their top five finishers coming in 2nd, 5th, 6th, 9th, and 12th place. The second place Penn State Abington team finished 31 points behind the Wildcats.
Lancaster, P.A. – The SUNY Poly men’s and women’s cross country team traveled to Pennsylvania to participate in the 8K/6K Charger Invitational hosted by fellow NEAC school Lancaster Bible College on Saturday. The race featured 149 student-athletes representing eleven schools. Highlighting the teams’ strong finishes were senior Joseph Acey and junior Rebecca LaPorte. The men finished with 65 points and had seven runners finish in the top 20. The women finished in 76 points and had four runners in the top 15.
GANSEVOORT, N.Y. – SUNY Poly cross country runner Joseph Acey () has been named the NEAC Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week for the second time this season after running a fantastic race for the Wildcats at their Wildcat Classic 8K race on Saturday. An excerpt from the NEAC press release about Bartlett's selection can be found below.
MARCY, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly cross country program hosted its annual Wildcat Classic Invitational 8K/6K race on Saturday. 16 teams were in attendance for the race which featured nearly 200 student-athletes competing on the beautiful SUNY Poly Cross Country Course. The Wildcats fared very well on their home course. The men’s team won the race with 46 points and had the top finisher. The women placed 6th out of 16 teams with 141 points and had two runners in the top 25.
JOHNSON, V.T. - The SUNY Poly men’s and women’s cross country team traveled north to compete in the Johnson St. Invitational on Saturday. The teams both placed well in the meet. The men finished third with 91 points in the 8K, just one point behind the second place Maine-Farmington team. The women finished sixth in the 6k with 157 points.
COBLESKILL, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly men’s cross country team placed third this Saturday at the 2016 Steven A. Warde Invitational hosted by SUNY Cobleskill. The Wildcats scored a total of 69 points in route to their third place finish. They placed four runners in the top 15.
GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly Wildcats have been voted 1st in the annual North Eastern Athletic Conference's (NEAC) Men’s Cross Country Preseason Poll. The Wildcats earned 112 points in the poll ending in a tie with SUNY Cobleskill. SUNY Poly’s seven first place votes were the deciding factor in the poll placing them atop the ranking and in position to defend their NEAC Title from last season.
GENESEE FALLS, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the 2015 NCAA Division III Atlantic Regional Cross Country Championships on Saturday hosted by SUNY Geneseo. The men’s team placed 28th overall placing four runners in the top 200, and the women did not have enough runners to compete at the team level but had three runners compete individually.
CAZENOVIA, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly men’s cross country team has done it again; for the third time in as many years the men have taken home a NEAC Championship. On Saturday, the team traveled to Cazenovia to try to defend their title and they did just that. They beat second place Cobleskill by just a single point registering 64 total to Cobleskill’s 65. The win was a true team effort as the Wildcats placed two runners in the top ten, two in the top 15, and one in the top 25 to secure the 65 points they needed. On top a beautiful new championship trophy, SUNY Poly Coach Bill Tylutki also earned his third consecutive NEAC Coach of the Year Award. He has won the award four times now.
MARCY, N.Y. - The men’s and women’s cross country teams hosted their second SUNY Poly Invitational of the season on Saturday, this time for the long course. The men competed in an 8K and the women competed in a 5K. The men’s team placed 2nd behind SUNY ESF and the women did not place due to a shortage of runners. Both teams boasted some great individual times, and the men’s course record was broken by a local runner from MVCC.
Marcy, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly men’s and women’s cross country teams hosted 9th Annual SUNY Poly Invitational Short Course meet this past weekend. 13 men’s teams and 11 women’s teams came out to compete on a beautiful Saturday afternoon in upstate New York. The Wildcat men had a good showing finishing fourth overall with a total of 135 points and the women finished 11th with 323 points.
SENECA LAKE STATE PARK – Talking with Wildcat Head Coach Bill Tylutki, it was clear the potential was there all along. Lately that potential is starting to look more like reality, as Jordan Sirtoli ran yet another terrific race at the CCOC Invitational on Saturday.