October 25, 2009

Doherty, Green Lead Men’s Cross Country at NE-10 Championships

COLCHESTER, VT – Sophomore John Doherty (Chelmsford, MA) led the Merrimack men’s cross country team at the Northeast-10 Championships at Saint Michael’s College, finishing 53rd in a time of 27:29.2.

The Warriors, who had a lack of runners due to sickness, did not run a complete team.

Other Merrimack runners included Connor Green (Wethersfield, MA) (68th, 27:56.5), Patrick Lawlor (Haverhill, MA) (112th, 30:37.1), and Brendan Mormile (West Haven, CT) (117th, 30:49.3).

Stonehill won the team meet with 36 points, followed by Lowell with 45 points and Southern Connecticut with 99 points. AIC’s Glarius Rop was the top runner in 24:22.2, with Stonehill’s Kevin Gill finishing second in 25:04.5.

Merrimack concludes the season at the Northeast Regionals on December 8.

MERRIMACK RUNNERS
53. John Doherty – 27:29.2
68. Connor Green – 27:56.5
112. Patrick Lawlor – 30:37.1
117. Brendan Mormile – 30:49.3

TOP 5 RUNNERS
1. Glarius Rop, AIC – 24:22.2
2. Kevin Gill, Stonehill – 25:04.5
3. Timothy Guerin, Lowell – 25:05.2
4. Victor Kemboi, AIC – 25:06.8
5. Angus McDonald, Lowell – 25:13.4

Men’s Team Results
1. Stonehill, 36
2. UMass Lowell, 45
3. Southern Connecticut, 99
4. Adelphi, 115
5. American International, 136
6. Bentley, 153
7. Saint Rose, 186
8. New Haven, 250
9. Le Moyne, 260
10. Assumption, 278
11. Saint Michael’s, 305
12. Saint Anselm, 336
13. Southern N.H., 390
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