FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 27, 2014

 

ASTACIO LEADS ANCHORMEN
AT POP CROWELL INVITATIONAL

Wenham, Mass.-Freshman Josue Astacio (Providence, RI) finished 20th (149 runners) with a time of 30:12.0 to lead the Rhode Island College menís cross country team at the 2014 Pop Crowell Invitational hosted by Gordon College on Saturday afternoon.

 

The Anchormen placed 7th (13 teams) with a score of 188. The University of New England won the meet with a score of 36.

 

 

 Freshman Josue Astacio

 

Freshman Jon Carney (Bristol, RI) finished 21st with a time of 30:26.0, while classmate Jack Carroll (Cumberland, RI) finished 25th with a time of 30:50.0

 

Fellow freshman Steven Perez (Providence, RI) posted a time of 32:47.0, good enough for 67th place. Senior Nicholas Longolucco (Bradford, RI) finished in a time of 38:23.0, which put him in 125th place.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Westfield State Invitational on Saturday, October 11 (Noon.).

 

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