FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 15, 2012

 

MCCLOSKEY PLACES 10TH AS ANCHORMEN
OPEN SEASON AT UMASS DARTMOUTH

North Dartmouth, Mass.-Senior Conor McCloskey (Wakefield, RI) finished 10th (293 runners) with a time of 25:17 to guide the Rhode Island College menís cross country team to a 22nd place finish at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational to open the 2012 campaign.

 

The Anchormen totaled a score of 603, while MIT won the meet with a score of 63.

 

 

 Senior Conor McCloskey

 

Senior Shawn Stadnick (Wakefield, RI) placed 78th with a time of 26:52, while junior Cameron Richer (Woonsocket, RI) finished 172nd with a time of 28:23.

 

Junior Tom DeCristofaro (Smithfield, RI) finished with a time of 28:57 to place 191st, while freshman Brandon Paulino (Bristol, RI) followed with a time of 28:59 to finish 194th .

 

Senior Austin Pena (Warwick, RI) finished 215th with a time of 29:43, while freshman Kenny Bouchey (Cornish, ME) rounded out the Anchormen runners with a 242nd place finish and a time of 30:56.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Wesleyan  Invitational on Saturday, September 22 (noon).

 

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