Men's Cross Country

Men's XC Claims Ninth In Season's Finale

Patrick McGowan was UMass' second best harrier at the IC4A Meet.

Patrick McGowan was UMass' second best harrier at the IC4A Meet.

Nov. 19, 2011


BRONX, N.Y. - In the season finale, the UMass men's cross country team made for a strong showing at Saturday's IC4A Championships. The Minutemen claimed ninth in a field of 17 squads with 221 points. Taking home the top spot was #17 Princeton.

For the seventh and final time of his collegiate cross country career, Sean Duncan paved the path for UMass, finishing fifth overall and first on the team in 25:09. Duncan finishes his career having led UMass in every race he competed in this season.

Roommates Patrick McGowan and Antony Taylor crossed the line next for Ken O'Brien. The duo placed 23rd and 61st respectively with times of 25:41 and 26:06.

Running neck n' neck and rounding out the UMass scorers were Jared Reddy and John O'Shea in 68th and 69th. The former clocked in at 26:11, while the latter recorded a time of 26:12.

The indoor track and field season is set to commence on Jan. 14 at the Sorlein Invitational.




    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Sept 12
    vs Minuteman Invitational 11:30 AM
    Friday, Sept 25
    at Coast-To-Coast Battle in Beantown 3:00 PM
    Friday, Oct 2
    at Paul Short Invitational 10:00 AM
    Saturday, Oct 10
    at New England Championship 2:00 PM
    Saturday, Oct 31
    at Atlantic 10 Championship 10:30 AM
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