FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 29, 2012

 

MCCLOSKEY PLACES FOURTH AT
POP CROWELL INVITATIONAL

Wenham, Mass.-Senior Conor McCloskey (Wakefield, RI) finished fourth (275 runners) with a time of 26:03.00 to guide the Rhode Island College menís cross country team to a ninth place finish (25 teams) at the Pop Crowell Invitational hosted by Gordon College on Saturday afternoon.

 

The Anchormen totaled a score of 267, while Bates won the meet with a score of 61.

 

Senior Shawn Stadnick (Wakefield, RI) placed 44th with a time of 27:53.60, while senior Austin Pena (Warwick, RI) finished 86th with a time of 29:00.90.

 

 

 Senior Conor McCloskey

 

Junior Cameron Richer (Woonsocket, RI) placed 92nd with a time of 29:12.70, while junior Tom DeCristofaro (Smithfield, RI) posted a time of 29:16.90 to place 94th.

 

Freshman Brandon Paulino (Bristol, RI) followed with a time of 29:45.00 to finish 118th, while freshman Kenny Bouchey (Cornish, ME) rounded out the Anchormen runners with a 153rd place finish and a time of 30:41.20.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the James Earley Invitational, hosted by Westfield State on Saturday, Oct. 6 (11 a.m.).

 

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