Hendricks & Grosso Claim GNAC Weekly Accolades

Hendricks & Grosso Claim GNAC Weekly Accolades

STANDISH, Maine – The Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) weekly accolades have been announced and a pair of Saint Joseph's College cross country standouts have earned awards.

Sophomore Troy Hendricks (Hiram, Maine) has been selected as the GNAC Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week and freshman Camilla Grosso (Cape Elizabeth, Maine) has garnered GNAC Runner and Rookie of the Week accolades.

Both claim GNAC honors after putting up impressive times in the University of New England Invitational on Saturday. Hendricks led the Monks and finished 12th overall with a 27:07 time in the 8K men's race while Grosso paced the Royal Blue and placed 22nd overall with a 20:39 time in the 5K women's event.

For Hendricks, the GNAC weekly award is the third of his career. The conference honor is a career-first for Grosso.

Saint Joseph's will compete in the UMass.-Dartmouth Invitational on Saturday.




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Founded in 1912 by the Sisters of Mercy in Portland, Maine, Saint Joseph’s College is Maine’s Catholic liberal arts college in the Mercy tradition. We are inclusive of all faiths, including no faith. The 474-acre campus, located on the shore of Sebago Lake in Standish, Maine offers more than 40 undergraduate programs and a Division III athletic program to a population of approximately 1,000 on-campus students. A pioneer of distance education since the 1970s, the College also provides online certificates and undergraduate and graduate degrees for thousands more working adults who reside in more than 20 other countries. In 2015 the College was selected by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching to receive its Community Engagement Classification, highlighting the College’s focus on community service throughout its mission and daily interactions within local, regional, and global communities. In 2018, Princeton Review recognized SJC as one of its “Green Colleges” for its sustainability initiatives. Learn more at www.sjcme.edu.