Sophomore Joseph Prunty
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Sophomore Joseph Prunty

Men's Cross Country Competes At The New England Championship

Holy Cross Athletics   10-08-2016

THE BASICS:

Results: 22nd out of 34 Teams (181 points)
Event:
 New England Championship
Location: Boston, Mass. (Franklin Park)
Date:  Saturday, October 8, 2016
Distance: 8K
The Lead: The Holy Cross men’s cross country team posted its best finish in four years, claiming the 22nd spot at the New England Championship in Boston, Mass. on Saturday morning.

 HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Leading the way for the Crusaders was sophomore Joseph Prunty, who took the 66th spot, recording a season-best time of 26:00.94. Senior co-captain G.Matthew Greco was the next Holy Cross runner to finish, taking the 119th spot with a time of 26:44.30.
  • Junior Bryan Gallagher (138th; 26:55.90) and freshman Bobby Tuzzio (141st; 26:57.72), followed by junior Alec Hilton in the 160th spot with a time of 27:17.45 rounded out the top five for the Crusaders.
  • Northeastern took the title with 109 total points, while American International’s Kipkosgei Leaky finished first place with a time of 24:21.56.

 UP NEXT:

  • Holy Cross competes again on Saturday, Oct. 15 in Easton, Pa., as the Crusaders prepare to take on the Leopard Invitational hosted by Lafayette at 10:00 a.m.

 STAY CONNECTED:

  • Stay up to date with the cross country teams by following them @HCrossTFXC. You can also sign up for email alerts to receive all breaking news and information by clicking here.

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