FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 5, 2011

 

McCLOSKEY EARNS ALL-ECAC HONORS

Williamstown, Mass.-Junior Conor McCloskey (Wakefield, RI) earned All-ECAC honors with a 15th place (300 runners) finish at the 2011 Eastern College Athletic Conference Championships, hosted by Williams at Mt. Greylock High School.

 

McCloskey posted a time of 26:56.70 as the Anchormen placed 19th (44 teams) with a score of 494. Williams captured the championship with a team score of 44.

 

 

 Junior Conor McCloskey

 

Junior Shawn Stadnick (Wakefield, RI) placed 85th with a time of 28:45.54. Freshman Ian LaPlume (Hope Valley, RI) placed 112th with a time of 29:07.48.

 

Sophomore Cameron Richer (Woonsocket, RI) placed 140th with a time of 29:36.43. Junior Austin Pena (Warwick, RI) placed 146th with a time of 29:48.47.

 

Freshman Marcus Sandoval (Portsmouth, RI) placed 186th with a time of 30:34.70. Sophomore Tom DeCristofaro (Smithfield, RI) placed 189th with a time of 30:39.00.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Bowdoin on Saturday, Nov. 12.

 

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