For Immediate Release

 

September 18, 2006

 

Eric Lonergan Named Little East
Menís Cross Country Runner of the Week

 

Providence, RIóRhode Island College senior Eric Lonergan (North Kingstown, RI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Cross Country Runner of the Week for his performance at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 16.

 

Lonergan placed ninth overall out of 196 competitors with a time of 25:40. He was the highest Little East Conference place finisher.

 

Head Coach Kevin Jacksonís team placed 22nd (29 teams) with 584 points.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will host at annual Ray Dwyer Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 23 at Goddard State Park in Warwick, Rhode Island.

 

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