Madeline Dery
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Putnam Valley, NY

Madeline Dery To Captain RPI Women's XC Team

2015 Sep 3

Madeline Dery of Putnam Valley has been named the captain of the cross country team for the 2015 season, head coach John Lynch has announced.

Dery (Mahopac HS) has run in 13 meets in her career including six last season. Her top time on a 6k course was 24:28.5, which took place at the Paul Short Invitational - a 35-school meet the Engineers won. As a freshman, she ran in seven events, posting her top 6k time of 25:11.5 at the Oneonta Airfield Invitational. In her first two seasons, she has competed in one New York State Championship Meet and two Liberty League Championships. A chemical engineering major, Dery also participates in track & field. She has run the mile, 3000 meters and 5000 meters indoors and 1500 meters and 3000 meter steeplechase in outdoors, qualifying for the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Championship in the latter.