For Immediate Release · By Justin Gordon · email@example.com
Center Valley, Pa. – The St. Mary's College of Maryland men's cross country team placed 19th overall at the DeSales University Invitational on Saturday morning. The 29-team field featured 263 runners competing on the 8K course, which will host the 2018 NCAA Division III Mideast Regional Championships on November 10.
- Place – 19th of 26/547 points
- Location – DeSales University – Center Valley, Pa.
St. Mary's Top 5 Finishers:
- Senior captain James Judlick (Baltimore, Md./Perry Hall) was the first Seahawk to cross the finish line as he came in with a time of 29.12.1 for 93rd overall.
- Junior Joseph McManus (Chevy Chase, Md./Bethesda Chevy Chase) was the next Seahawk to cross the finish line as he ran a 30:40.8 for 140th overall.
- Senior captain Adam Scrivener (Prince Frederick, Md./Huntingtown) ran a 31:31.2, which was good enough to put him as the third Seahawk to finish in 164th place.
- Senior Zack Walker (St. Leonard, Md./Calvert) and first-year Tyler Wilson (Silver Spring, Md./Albert Einstein Senior) rounded out the Top 5 for St. Mary's. Walker ran a 31:43.8 for 168th place while Wilson came in at 32:29.7 for 185th overall.
Other Race Highlights
- Dickinson College's Eric Hermann claimed first-place honors with a time of 25:39.2, which was 11.6 seconds faster than second-place finisher, Samuel Gerstenbacher of Elizabethtown College.
- No. 31 Dickinson also captured the overall meet with a score of 51 while Messiah College came in second place with a score of 76.
Up Next for the Seahawks
- The Seahawks are back on the road next weekend, heading to Utica Park in Frederick, Md., for the Hood College Invitational on Saturday, October 13. Race starts at 10:30 a.m.
Seahawk Finishers (263 Runners): 93. James Judlick; 140. Joseph McManus; 164. Adam Scrivener; 168. Zack Walker; 185. Tyler Wilson; 188. Ronald Wong (32:39.1); 195. Randy Larsen (33.13.9); 197. Frank Zimmer (33:18.2); 251. Danny Capasso (38:28.9)
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