ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College athletic department is counting down the top 10 moments of the 2017-18 season. The list is comprised of individual and team highlights from the field of play.
The Nighthawks athletic department has chosen the cross country teams fourth straight NJCAA Region 20 Championship as our number five moment. NOVA has increased its win margin every year since 2014, and in 2017 the Nighthawks defeated Harford by 17 points.
During the 2017 championship season, the Nighthawks were led by Kmaljeet Athwal, who won the Region 20 Division I race and earned an all-region nod. Also taking home all-region honors were Abby Collins and Emily Compton.
The Nighthawks have made three straight appearances in the NJCAA Division I National Championship and finished 35th in 2017.