Location: Suffolk University – Franklin Park
Women's Finish: 12th of 21 teams
Men's Finish: No team finish
Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019
THE LEAD: EC Saint's Cross Country teams ran in the Suffolk University Invitational on Saturday, October 19th with three men recording season personal records in the 8K race while three women also recorded season personal records in the 5K.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- The women's team was able to total 311 points in the 5K with Hannah Fitzpatrick (Revere, Mass.) leading the pack with a season best time of 20:37.7. Along with Fitzpatrick, Molly Winship (Boxford, Mass.) and Mia Rowell (Candia, N.H.) also recorded personal bests with times of 20:43.6 and 23:56.8 respectively.
- The men were not able to collect a team finish, but Erik Brobst (Freeport, Maine) was able to finish 13th overall with a season best of 27:06.9.
- EC's men's squad was rounded out with more season bests by twin brothers Kyle and Trevor Hajj (Methuen, Mass.) with final times of 27:34.3 and 28:20.2.
- The Saints have a week without a meet to prepare for the 2019 Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championship on Saturday, November 2nd at Saint Joseph's College of Maine.