FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 13, 2012

 

McCLOSKEY TAKES SECOND AS ANCHORMEN FINISH THIRD AT GOLDEN BEARS INVITATIONAL

Springfield, Mass.- Senior Conor McCloskey (Wakefield, RI) finished second (204 runners) with a time of 25:47.09 to guide the Rhode Island College menís cross country team to a third place finish (21 teams) at the WNE Golden Bear Invitational hosted by Western New England University on Saturday afternoon.

 

The Anchormen totaled a score of 118, while Babson won the meet with a score of 56.

 

 

 Senior Conor McCloskey

 

Senior Shawn Stadnick (Wakefield, RI) recorded a time of 27:06.03 to finish 11th, while junior Cameron Richer (Woonsocket, RI) placed 31st with a time of 28:01.59.

 

Freshman Brandon Paulino (Bristol, RI) followed with a time of 28:26.38 to finish 40th, while senior Austin Pena (Warwick, RI) finished 45th with a time of 28:34.22.

 

Junior Tom DeCristofaro (Smithfield, RI) registered a time of 28:47.62 to finish 57th, while freshman Kenny Bouchey (Cornish, ME) rounded out the Anchormen runners with a 75th place finish and a time of 29:08.25.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the 2012 N.E. Alliance Championships hosted by Westfield State on Saturday, Oct. 27 (11 a.m.).

 

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