FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 5, 2012

 

CONOR MCCLOSKEY NAMED LITTLE EAST RUNNER OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Senior Conor McCloskey (Wakefield, RI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Cross Country Runner of the Week for his performance at the 2012 ECAC Div. III Championships, hosted by Williams on Saturday, Nov. 3. It is the third time this season McCloskey has received this award.

 

 

 

He earned All-ECAC honors with a sixth-place (287 runners) effort and a time of 26:54. The Anchormen placed 14th (43 teams) with a score of 413. Amherst won the championship with a score of 44. It marked the second consecutive year McCloskey has earned All-ECAC honors, who finished 15th in 2011.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the N.E. Div. III Championships, hosted by Westfield State on Saturday, Nov. 10 (11 a.m.).

 

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