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JUMBO MEN RUN IN TWO RACES AT WILLIAMS COLLEGE

COLLEGE MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY RESULTS
Plansky Invitational
At Williamstown, MA
Saturday, October 18, 2008

8k Race Results

5k Race Results

WILLIAMSTOWN -- Two teams of Tufts University men's cross country runners competed at the Plansky Invitational hosted by Williams College on Saturday Mt. Greylock High School. The Jumbos were third out of nine squads in an eight-kilometer race and second out of three teams in a five-kilometer baseball.

The Jumbo varsity line-up ran in the 8k race and compiled a score of 62. Juniors Jesse Faller (Burlington, MA) and Nick Welch (Seattle, WA) placed sixth and seventh in the race with 26:50.6 and 26:50.8 times, respectively. Likewise, sophomore Chris Brunnquell (Harrington Park, NJ) and junior Ryan Lena (Orono, ME) finished back-to-back in 15th (27:18.6) and 16th (27:20.5), respectively. The fifth Tufts scorer, in 18th overall, was sophomore Jerzy Eisenberg-Guyot (Brookline, MA) with a 27:25.3 time. Sixty-one runners competed overall.

They were led by freshman Phillip Grannan (Cincinnati, OH) in the 5k race with a 17:12.6 time for fourth in the 21-man race. Freshman Connor Rose (Irvine, CA) was less than a second behind in sixth place with a 17:13.3 finish. Also in the top 10 for Tufts was freshman Henry Frey (Providence, RI) in 17:16.6. Scoring fourth and fifth for the Jumbos were juniors Jason Hanrahan (Westport, CT) in 17:42.9 (11th) and Alex Landy (Dover, MA) in 17:54.5 (12th), respectively.

The Jumbos race for the conference championship on November 1 at Bates College.

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