10/6/12 –The Penn State Wilkes-Barre team had an extremely successful day on its home course today as several of the team's runners medaled at the Penn State Wilkes-Barre Cross Country Invitational. Alex Leandri finished first in the women's race, setting a new course record of 16:44. Emily Pszeniczny finished second in the women's race with a time of 17:36.
The Penn State Wilkes-Barre men's team won their first race in school history as the took home the trophy at their home course. Chris Monahan finished second overall with a time of 29:28. Matt Sharr finished fourth and Lee Kozokas finished fifth overall.
Wilkes-Barre will next race at Penn State DuBois on Saturday, October 13th.