Release: October 30, 2009
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men's cross country records second-place finish at America East
BOSTON, Mass.-- The
Binghamton men's cross country team narrowly missed a spirited
title defense from last year's team victory with a second-place
effort at the America East Championship meet Saturday at Franklin
The championship host, Boston University, won the men's event
with 45 points. Riley Masters, of the University of Maine, was
the individual winner out of a field of 84 with a time of 24:04.
The Bearcat men were led by sophomore Jeff
Martinez, who bested last year's 10th place individual performance
with a fifth place effort in 24:41. Graduate student Chris
Gaube was sixth overall with a time of 24:43. It marks the
third year in a row he has finished in the top six or better.
A trio of seniors, Adam Quinn (25:00),
Quaglia (25:06), and Andrew Ugolino
(25:09) finished 12th, 15th and 16th, respectively.
On the women's side, sophomore Lindsay
Raulli was the Bearcats top finisher with a time of 18:35.
Miura finished close behind with an overall time of 18:37.
With a team total of 24 points, Stony Brook won its fourth consecutive
women's team championship. The Bearcats notched a seventh-place
mark with 183 points. Lucy Van Dalen, a senior from Stony Brook
was the individual winner with a time of 16:48.
Binghamton heads to the NCAA Northeast Regional in Madison, Conn.
on Nov. 13.