Teams: Men's Cross Country: Schedule & Results
JUMBOS RUN EIGHTH AT ECAC CHAMPIONSHIP
COLLEGE MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY RESULTS
2006 ECAC Championship Race
At Williamstown, MA
Saturday, November 4, 2006
WILLIAMSTOWN -- The Tufts University men's cross country team was
fourth among New England schools and eighth overall at Saturday's
Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) championship race hosted
by Williams College.
The Jumbos, running their second seven as usual at this race, scored
231 points. Host Williams won the title with 31 points. Amherst and
Wesleyan were the only other New Englanders to score better than
Tufts. Vassar's Colin Sanders won the race in 26 minutes, 6 seconds.
Freshman Ryan Lena (Orono, ME) was the lead Jumbo in 30th
place individually, finishing the eight-kilometer race in 27:19. He
was followed in 35th place by junior Anyenda Inyagwa (Boston, MA)
with a time of 27:26.
The Jumbos then had three finishers bunched together within 10
seconds. Senior Peter Goransson (Eliot, ME) and sophomore Dave
Tilton (Newmarket, NH) crossed the finish line 52nd and 53rd
with 27:48 and 27:50 times, respectively. Freshman Ben Silver
(Buffalo Grove, IL) was the final Tufts scorer in 61st place
The Jumbos will look to extend their season by qualifying for the
NCAA championship race again at the New England Regional
Championship next Saturday at Springfield College.