SHU Opens Season at Stony Brook Invite
STONY BROOK, NY (August 31, 2013) - The Sacred Heart men's cross country team got the 2013 season started on Saturday afternoon, running in the 2013 Stony Brook University Invitational. The Pioneers took fourth in a five team field running on 6k course at SBU.
The Pioneers finished with 88 total team points and had a pair of runner finish in the top-10. The host Seawolves won the event with Quinnipiac second, Manhattan third and St. Joseph College rounding out the field in fifth.
Graduate student Christopher Connelly (Medford, NY) brought home a fourth place finish to lead all Pioneers, clocking in at 19:23.96. Sophomore Sean Ferguson (Smithtown, NY) grabbed a sixth place finish, crossing the tape in a time of 19:27.74.
The Pioneers will run at the Bryant Invitational next Saturday, September 7th.