WCC: Phetteplace's 1st Place Finish Leads Wildcats to a 2nd Place Finish at the Wildcat Classic.

Photo Credit: Charles Hendricks
Photo Credit: Charles Hendricks

UTICA, NY. – SUNY Poly ran away with second place as they hosted the Wildcat Classic on Saturday. Freshman Lauren Phetteplace (Cortland, N.Y.) and classmate Molly Burdick (Johnson City, N.Y.) finished in the top 3 with times of 24:31 and 26:43 respectively.


  • SUNY Poly finished in second place as a team with a score of 57. Lauren Phetteplace picked up her first 1st place finish of her career. Molly Burdick finished third, her highest finish of the seaon. Kassidy Eng (Staten Island, N.Y.) rounded out the Wildcats top ten finishers in 8th place.
  • Although the Wildcats had two top three finishers, Elmira College took first place with a score of 41.


Wildcat Classic
Utica, NY
Hosted by SUNY Polytechnic Institute
41 Runners/7 Teams

1. Lauren Phetteplace  24:31
3. Molly Burdick  26:43
9. Kassidy Eng 27:45
21. Emma Cassidy 31:02
24. Caley Grasso  32:36
25. Katherine Candels  33:10
28. Sharda Torres  35:33
31. Fardush Sultana 40:03


SUNY Poly will travel to SUNY Geneseo for the Mike Woods Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 29. The women's 6K is scheduled for an 11:00 AM start.