Pitt State Cross Country team opens up

Zach Wagner | Collegio Reporter The Pitt State cross country teams started their seasons last weekend at the Alumni Invitational held at Countryside Golf Course. Head coach Russ Jewett says he is pleased with the performance of the younger men, after losing four of the top runners from last season. “I was fairly pleased with my freshmen, even a couple of redshirt runners,” Jewett said. “Out of all them, I’d have to say Connor Stark did better than what his training would have indicated.” Stark finished the 6K race in 19 minutes and 46 seconds, just four seconds behind Senior Ethan Silovsky who placed fourth in 19:42. The Senior says he has high hopes for…

SGA renews collegiate readership program

SGA Senators listen to individual inputs on Collegiate Readership Program.

Zach Wagner | Collegio Reporter After an hour-long discussion between senators of Pitt State’s Student Government Association, the members voted in favor of renewing the USA Today Collegiate Readership Program. Without the program, Pitt State would have gotten rid of the box dispensaries on campus that provide three different newspapers for students. Lara Ismert, SGA President, had some opening words for the organization before final votes were taken. “Regardless of how the voting goes, if it’s voted in or out, I won’t be disappointed either way,” Ismert said. During the discussion period for the bill, Senator Steve Chastain was the first to voice his opinion. “I like the program, I’ve used it since my freshman…