Societal norms pressure female athletes to focus on looking good on top of being prepared for competition.
The cross country teams continued their dominance of the Empire 8 Conference by topping the field in the championship Oct. 29 at Hartwick College.
At the Hamilton College Short Course Invitational on Sept. 10 , the women’s team finished in first place with 30 points in the 4k course and the men’s team came in fourth place with 88 points in the 5K course.
The track and field teams competed at the Pioneer Invitational in Utica, New York and Marc Deneault Invitational at Cornell University on Feb. 20.
The men clinched their sixth straight championship, while the women continued their streak of 13 straight championships as the only Empire 8 champion since 2003.