Teams: Men's Cross Country: Schedule & Results
FALLER TOP DIVISION III FINISHER AT NEW ENGLAND
COLLEGE MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY RESULTS
2008 New England Championship Race
At Boston, MA (Franklin Park)
Saturday, October 11, 2008
|Jesse Faller in action at the 2008 New
BOSTON -- Junior Jesse Faller (Burlington, MA) of the
Tufts University men's cross country team was sixth overall at the
2008 New England Championship Race, the top finish among Division
III competitors. He led the Jumbos to a 19th place finish as a team
out of 47.
Faller's time of 24:55 was only a hair behind fifth-place Duriel
Hardy of Brown and was just a second behind the 24:54 time posted by
fourth-place Kevin Gill of Stonehill. Tim Ritchie of Boston College
won the 316-man race by one second with a 24:35 time.
Junior Nick Welch (Seattle, WA) was the second Tufts
finisher and 71st overall with a 25:55 time over eight kilometers.
Junior Ryan Lena (Orono, ME) scored third for the Jumbos and
was 132nd overall (26:34). Sophomore Jerzy Eisenberg-Guyot
(Brookline, MA) continued as a consistent scorer for the Jumbos,
running 147th overall in a 26:44 time. Classmate Chris Brunnquell
(Harrington Park, NJ) was the fifth and final Tufts scorer, with
his time of 26:59 taking 172nd.
Tufts runs in the Plansky Invitational at Williams College next