Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

10/31/2011 -- CCAC runner wins regional 5k, travels to nationals

PRESS RELEASE
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PITTSBURGH—Janelle Baldwin of Carnegie, a runner with the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) North Campus Cross Country Team, finished in first place at the Women’s 5k at the National Junior Collegiate Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region 20 Championship on October 29 in Hagerstown, Md. Her winning time was 22:07, recorded in the midst of more than 3 inches of snow and driving wind.

Baldwin will travel to the NJCAA Cross Country National Championship on November 5 in Massachusetts.

Earlier, she took first place in the Women’s 5k at the Pennsylvania Collegiate Athletic Association State Championship on October 22 and at the Western Pennsylvania Collegiate Championship held at Westmoreland County Community College October 15.

Baldwin is a first-year team member and a Liberal Arts major at CCAC–West Hills Center in Oakdale. 

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About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 170 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers non-credit and workforce development courses to 30,000 students. The learning-centered institution’s mission is to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society. CCAC’s quality programs enable students to transfer credits to 520 colleges and universities and support regional workforce needs with accessible instruction available day, evening, weekend and online in Allegheny County and beyond. Visit www.ccac.edu to learn more.