FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

November 3, 2007

 

 

 

RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE MENíS CROSS COUNTRY
PLACES 15th AT ECAC CHAMPIONSHIPS

 

 

Williamstown, MA Ė The Rhode Island College menís cross country team placed 15th (37 teams) with a team score of 476 at the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Williams on Saturday, Nov. 3. Williams won the title with a score of 45.

 

Freshman Cesar Smith (Bristol, RI) was RICís top finisher, placing 55th overall (265 runners) with a time of 27:59.

 

Junior Greg Ahnrud (Chepachet, RI) placed 61st with a time of 28:07. Freshman Mike Macedo (North Scituate, RI) placed 82nd with a time of 28:31. Senior Mike Van Gieson (Foster, RI) placed 147th with a time of 29:52. Junior Hunter Stewart (Foster, RI) placed 161st with a time of 30:16. Junior David Simpson (West Warwick, RI) placed 167th with a time of 30:29. Freshman Tony Yin (Attleboro, MA) placed 222nd with a time of 32:25.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will take part in the New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Connecticut College on Saturday, Nov. 10.

 

 

 Freshman Cesar Smith

 

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