Department of Athletics

Huskies' Men's Cross Country Repeats as Little East Conference Champions

   KEENE, N.H. -- Executing their team strategy to perfection, the University of Southern Maine men's cross country team won its second straight Little East Conference Championship Saturday morning.  The event was hosted by Keene State College.

            The Huskies placed their first five scoring runners among the top 11 finishers to compile 36 points.  Host Keene State was runner-up in the seven-team field with 58 points.  The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth edged Plymouth State University by a single point, 82-83, for third place.

            Since winning their first LEC cross country title in 2006, the Huskies have taken the crown a total of six times in the last 12 years. READ MORE