FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 16, 2010

 

MACEDO TAKES TOP FINISH IN CROSS COUNTRY RACE AT EASTERN CONNECTICUT

Mansfield, CT-Senior Mike Macedo (North Scituate, RI) finished first (22 competitors) with a time of 22:16 in Saturday’s race versus Eastern Connecticut at Mansfield Hollow State Park. The Anchormen won the team competition by a 25-30 margin.

 

Macedo wins the dual with the Warriors for the second straight year.

 

 

 Senior Mike Macedo

 

Sophomore Conor McCloskey (Wakefield, RI) earned a second place finish with a time of 22:30. Sophomore Shawn Stadnick (Wakefield, RI) placed fifth with a time of 23:21, with freshman Cameron Richer (Woonsocket, RI) came in seventh with a time of 23:39.

 

Sophomore Austin Pena (Warwick, RI) placed 10th with a time of 24:33. Classmate Conor Breagy (Exeter, RI) placed 11th with a time of 24:37. Sophomore Kevin Carey (Wakefield, RI) placed 18th with a time of 25:21. 

 

Freshman Tom DeCristofaro (Smithfield, RI) rounded out the RIC contingent by placing 19th with a time of 25:27.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the New England Alliance Championships on Saturday, Oct. 30.

 

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