Teams: Men's Cross Country: Schedule & Results
FOUR IN TOP 25 AS JUMBOS RACE SEVENTH AT UMASS DARTMOUTH
COLLEGE MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY RESULTS
UMass Dartmouth Shriners' Invitational
At North Dartmouth, MA
Saturday, September 15, 2007
|Nick Welch led four Jumbos who placed in the
NORTH DARTMOUTH -- The Tufts men's cross country team placed four
runners in the top 25 among a field of 225 on their way to a
seventh-place finish at the UMass Dartmouth Shriners Invitational on
Both sophomore Nick Welch (Seattle, WA) and senior
tri-captain Dave Sorensen (Dover, MA) finished the five-mile
run in 25 minutes, 45 seconds to lead Tufts. Welch earned 15th place
and Sorensen was 16th. Sophomore Jesse Faller (Burlington, MA),
the runner-up at Trinity College last week, was 20th with a 25:48
time. Freshman Greg Pallotta (Syracuse, NY) was close behind
with a 25:54 time for 24th place.
Also scoring for Tufts was sophomore Billy Hale (Menlo Park,
CA), who scored 89 points with a 94th place finish (27:45).
Coach Ethan Barron's Jumbos accumulated 164 points. Trinity
College won the race with 55 points. Bantam Hunter Norte was the
individual champion with a 24:46 finish.