FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 23, 2017

 

RIC FINISHES EIGHTH AT
POP CROWELL INVITATIONAL

Wenham, Mass.-Sophomore Jephte Wagnac (Providence, RI) was the top finisher with a 16th place finish (29:59.20) to lead the Rhode Island College men’s cross country team to an eighth place (13 teams) finish at the 2017 Pop Crowell Invitational hosted by Gordon College on Saturday

 

 

 Freshman Raffaelo Manzo

 

THE BASICS
• The Anchormen finished with 202 points, while the University of New England took home the team title with 34 points on the afternoon.

• There were a total of 13 teams and 106 runners competing at the event.

 

HOW IT HAPPENED
• Freshman Raffaelo Manzo (Slatersville, RI) recorded a 27th place finish (30:48.60) for the Anchormen.

• Junior Jeff Garson (Cumberland, RI) notched a 54th place finish (33:58.60), while freshman Stanley Guillaume (Boston, MA) was in 75th place (36:01.90).

• Junior Mohammed Chaghlil (Warwick, RI) was right behind Guillaume in 76th place and clocked a time of (36:06.30).

• Freshman Dylan Brobisky (West Warwick, RI) rounded out the RIC runners in 88th place (38:37.30).

 

BY THE NUMBERS
The Anchormen averaged 33:22.00 per runner over the 8K course at Gordon.

 

WHO'S NEXT
In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Westfield State on Saturday, Oct. 7 (11:15 a.m.).

 

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