FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 19, 2013

 

RICHER LEADS MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY TO SEVENTH PLACE AT WNE INVITATIONAL

Springfield, Mass.-Senior Cameron Richer (Woonsocket, RI) finished 18th (190 runners) with a time of 27:55.18 to lead the Rhode Island College menís cross country team at the Western New England Invitational on Saturday afternoon.

 

The Anchormen finished seventh (18 teams) after recording a score of 234. Westfield State won the meet with a score of 37.

 

 

 Senior Cameron Richer

 

Sophomore Brandon Paulino (Bristol, RI) finished 22nd overall with a time of 28:02.03, while freshman Justin Lucier (Attleboro, MA) placed 44th with a time of 28:55.18.

 

Senior Tom DeCristofaro (Smithfield, RI) finished in 65th place and a time of 29:37.81, while junior Nicholas Longolucco (Bradford, RI) finished 148th with a time of 33:14.59.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the 2013 New England Alliance Championships, hosted by Southern Maine, on Saturday, Nov. 2.

 

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