WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. (Sept. 24, 2016) – The USMMA men's and women's cross country team came competed in the Purple Valley Classic, hosted by Williams College earlier on Saturday. The Mariner men came in 15th place at the event, while the women's squad placed 20th.
Sophomore Connor Cole (Alpharetta, Ga.) was the Mariner men's top finisher, as he came in 100th place in the 8K race with a time of 27:25.3.
On the women's side, freshman Brianna Broccoli (Herndon, Va.) was the first Mariner to cross the finish line in the 6K race, as she came in 184th place in 25:59.0.
The rest of the Mariners' finishes at the event are listed below. For the complete results from the Purple Valley Classic, click here.
The Mariners return to action next Saturday, Oct. 1, when the squads take part in the MSMC Knight Invite, hosted by Skyline Conference opponent Mount St. Mary College. The event will take place at the Hudson Valley Sports Dome in Milton, N.Y.
Men's 8K Race
Pl. Name Time
100 Connor Cole 27:25.3
116 Austin MacElrevey 27:35.5
146 Conor McWeeney 28:02.9
154 Daniel Wolfer 28:08.9
219 Cameron Green 29:40.8
237 Michael Dobkowski 30:26.5
Women's 6K Race
Pl. Name Time
184 Brianna Broccoli 25:59.0
186 Sophia Tucker 26:02.1
188 Carissa Buonerba 26:04.6
209 Valerie Bowman 26:33.6
226 Anna Lewis 27:08.3
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