Staten Island, NY- The United States Merchant Marine Academy Men's Cross Country team placed first this past weekend at the College of Staten Island Invite. The 5k event was held at Clove Lakes Park in Staten Island.
The team scored a season low of 51 points, which was followed by St. Joseph's College of Long Island with 73 points and SUNY-Maritime with 95 points.
Daniel Wolfer (Hebron,KY) led the Mariners with a sixth place finish time of 17.18.1 minutes. He was followed by, Patrick McGuiness (Glenville, NY) 11th place 17:48.7, Connor McWeeney (Lake Oswego,OR) 12th place 17:49.5, Michael Dittmer (Clinton Park,NY) 13th place 17:54.9, Cameron Green (Lancaster,CA) 14th place 17:59.1, Alexander Barton (Castle Rock, CO) 15th place 18:02.9, Daniel MacElrevey (Lewes,DE) 20th place 18:26.2 and Frank Brophy (New Hope,PA) 45th place 19:14.0.
The team's next competition will be October 11, 2014 at the Goucher College Invite.