Men's Cross Country Places 31st At 2011 NCAA Northeast Regional Championships

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BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Quinnipiac men’s cross country team placed 31st out of 33 teams at the 2011 NCAA Division I Northeast Regional Cross Country Championships on Saturday afternoon at the University of Buffalo. Syracuse won the championship meet with a total of 54 points, while the Bobcats compiled 956 points on the day. Junior Mike Levene (Redding, Conn.) led Quinnipiac on the 10k course as he placed 146th in 34:26.7.

Freshman Spencer Mannion (Brookfield, Conn.) finished second for the Bobcats in 191st overall with a time of 35.45.9, followed by senior John Healy (Middletown, N.J.) in 198th in 36:08.8. Junior Richard Stoliker (Shelton, Conn.) finished the course in 36:30.1, while junior Jacob Cetera (Chicago, Ill.) and freshman Thomas Dextradeur (Branford, Conn.) crossed the finish line in 36:51.9 and 37:03, respectively. Junior Edgar Carrasco (Durham, Conn.) rounded out the Bobcats’ squad with a time of 39:30.3.

“There were definitely tough conditions out there today, but overall it was a disappointing day for us,” said head coach Carolyn Martin. “We have a young group of guys and I’m hoping we can continue to improve for next year.”

2011 NCAA Division I Northeast Cross Country Championships Men’s Team Scores
(Place, Team, Points)
1. Syracuse, 54
2. Iona, 72
3. Columbia, 96
4. Providence, 108
5. Brown, 178
6. Dartmouth, 182
7. Buffalo, 215
8. Cornell, 216
9. Boston University, 292
10. Connecticut, 371
11. Yale, 386
12. Northeastern, 397
13. Fordham, 415
14. Boston College, 418
15. Harvard, 425
16. Army, 436
17. Central Connecticut, 443
18. Albany, 444
19. UMass Amherst, 506
20. Marist, 523
21. New Hampshire, 559
22. Binghamton, 561
23. Vermont, 584
24. Stony Brook, 657
25. Fairfield, 710
26. Hofstra, 718
28. Canisius, 869
29. Manhattan, 887
30. Siena, 922
31. Quinnipiac, 956
32. Niagra, 971
33. St. Bonaventure, 1052
Incomplete Teams:
Maine, Sacred Heart, Wagner, Holy Cross, Hartford

Contact: Lindsay Oliveri, lmoliveri@quinnipiac.edu