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November 12, 2003

 

Nine Rhode Island College Menís Cross Country Runners to Compete at New England Championships

Providence, RI--Head Coach Kevin Jacksonís menís cross country team will have nine runners compete at the New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Southern Maine on Saturday, Nov. 15.

 

Sophomore Manny Karngar (Providence, RI) will compete at the New England Div. III Championships. He was the Anchormenís top runner at the ECAC Div. III Championships, placing 24th overall with a time of 28:04.91 on Nov. 8. He was RICís top runner at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships, finishing 14th with a time of 27:22 on Nov. 1. He placed 33rd with a time of 20:39 at the Plansky Invitational on Oct. 18. He finished 30th with a time of 31:16 at the Roger Williams Invitational on Oct. 11. He was the top RIC runner at the New England Open Championships on Oct. 10, placing 166th with a time of 26:56. He finished 13th at the Tri-State Championships with a time of 29:01 on Oct. 4. He placed 12th with a time of 29:01 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27.

 

Freshman Javon Partin (Providence, RI) will compete at the New England Div. III Championships. He placed 99th with a time of 29:38.84 at the ECAC Div. III Championships on Nov. 8. He finished 50th with a time of 29:41 at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Nov. 1. He placed 295th with a time of 29:36 at the New England Open Championships on Oct. 10. He placed 21st with a time of 29:28 at the Tri-State Championships on Oct. 4. He finished 22nd with a time of 29:56 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27. He placed 126th with a time of 30:02 at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational on Sept. 20. He finished 11th with a time of 30:34 at the Ocean State Invitational on Sept. 11.

 

Freshman Andy Neil (Warwick, RI) will compete at the New England Div. III Championships. He placed 184th with a time of 32:36.96 at the ECAC Div. III Championships on Nov. 8. He finished 67th with a time of 30:41 at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Nov. 1. He placed 29th with a time of 31:14 at the Roger Williams Invitational on Oct. 11. He placed 57th with a time of 32:27 at the Tri-State Championships on Oct. 4. He placed 34th with a time of 30:57 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27. He finished 148th with a time of 31:20 at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational on Sept. 20. He placed 60th with a time of 31:56.47 at the Hayseed Classic on Sept. 6.

 

Senior Tim Rudd (Warwick, RI) will compete at the New England Div. III Championships. He placed 17th with a time of 27:33 at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Nov. 1. He finished 32nd with a time of 20:39 at the Plansky Invitational on Oct. 18. He placed 31st with a time of 31:16 at the Roger Williams Invitational on Oct. 11. He placed 207th with a time of 27:26 at the New England Open Championships on Oct. 10. He placed 17th with a time of 29:31 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27. He finished fifth with a time of 28:49 at the Ocean State Invitational on Sept. 11. He placed 27th with a time of 28:39.71 at the Hayseed Classic on Sept. 6.

 

Senior Misha Knuettel (Warwick, RI) will compete at the New England Div. III Championships. He finished 20th with a time of 27:41 at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Nov. 1. He was the top RIC runner at the Plansky Invitational on Oct. 18, placing 21st with a time of 20:14.

 

Junior Tim Goodwin (Warwick, RI) will compete at the New England Div. III Championships. He finished 28th with a time of 28:27 at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Nov. 1. He placed 238th with a time of 27:52 at the New England Open Championships on Oct. 10. He placed 33rd with a time of 30:28 at the Tri-State Championships on Oct. 4. He finished 14th with a time of 29:28 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27. He was the top RIC runner at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational, placing 85th with a time of 28:38 on Sept. 20. He finished seventh with a time of 29:06 at the Ocean State Invitational on Sept. 11.

 

Freshman Eric Lonergan (North Kingstown, RI) will compete at the New England Div. III Championships. He finished 29th with a time of 28:32 at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Nov. 1. He placed 192nd with a time of 27:13 at the New England Open Championships on Oct. 10. He was the top RIC runner at the Tri-State Championships, placing second with a time of 27:09 on Oct. 4. He finished 31st with a time of 30:34 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27. Lonergan was the top RIC runner at the Ocean State Invitational on Sept. 11, placing third with a time of 28:10.  He finished 41st with a time of 29:37.64 at the Hayseed Classic on Sept. 6.

 

Junior Joe Parenteau (Smithfield, RI) will compete at the New England Div. III Championships. He finished 27th with a time of 20:31 at the Plansky Invitational on Oct. 18. He placed 187th with a time of 27:10 at the New England Open Championships on Oct. 10. He placed sixth at the Tri-State Championships with a time of 28:11 on Oct. 4. He was the Anchormenís top runner placing fifth with a time of 28:22 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27. Parenteau finished sixth with a time of 28:55 at the Ocean State Invitational on Sept. 11. He was the Anchormenís top runner at the Hayseed Classic on Sept. 6, placing 26th overall with a time of 25:39.56.

 

Senior Mike Basilico (Johnston, RI) will compete at the New England Div. III Championships. He finished 55th with a time of 21:28 at the Plansky Invitational on Oct. 18. He placed 242nd with a time of 27:58 at the New England Open Championships on Oct. 10. He placed 17th finished at the Tri-State Championships with a time of 29:14 on Oct. 4. He finished 21st with a time of 29:45 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27. He placed eighth with a time of 29:51 at the Ocean State Invitational on Sept. 11.

 

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