FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

September 20, 2008

 

 

 

MENíS CROSS COUNTRY PLACES 28th at
UMASS DARTMOUTH INVITATIONAL

 

 

 

North Dartmouth, MAóThe Rhode Island College menís cross country team opened the 2008 season at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational on Saturday afternoon. The Anchormen placed 28th (38 teams) with a score of 842. Little East Conference rival Keene State won the meet with a score of 85.

 

 

 

 

 

 Sophomore Mike Macedo

 

 

 

Sophomore Mike Macedo (North Scituate, RI) was RICís top runner, placing 109th with a time of 27:23. Freshman Kyle Mann (West Warwick, RI) placed 173rd with a time of 28:54. Freshman Ethan Leary (Newport, RI) placed 189th with a time of 29:23. Freshman Andrew Augustus (Bristol, RI) placed 204th with a time of 29:51. Freshman Andy Danesi (Johnston, RI) placed 213th with a time of 30:14. Senior Hunter Stewart (Johnston, RI) placed 238th with a time of 31:26.  Junior Chris Farrell (Cumberland, RI) placed 263rd with a time of 33:58.

 

 

In the menís sub-varsity race, freshman Chris Usler (Warwick, RI) placed 223rd with a time of 34:48, while classmate Pat Brassil (Wakefield, RI) placed 229th with a time of 35:54.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will host its annual Ray Dwyer Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Community College of Rhode Island (Lincoln).

 

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