Men's Cross Country takes Third Place

Men's Cross Country takes Third Place

Randolph Center, VT - Despite cool and windy conditions, the Vermont Tech Men's Cross Country team took third place in their own Vermont Tech Invitational last Saturday.

Collen Johnson (Westminster, VT) was the first Green Knight to cross the finish line for 12th place in a time of 34:15.30, out sprinting his own teammate Jeff Bridges (Wakefield, MA) who finished just behind Johnson in 13th place with a time of 34:16.88. Not too far behind his teammates, Avery Gaudette (Waterbury, VT) finished in 14th place with a time of 35:33.46. Rounding out the Vermont Tech team are Senior Nick Martiros (Rutland, VT) finishing 19th with a time of 36:29.18, Jon Henault (Windsor, VT) finishing 24th in 38:28.05, and finishing 29th Nash Krywka (Underhill, VT) in a time of 40:57.63.

Albany College of Pharmacy finished in first place overall with a total of 21 points, including taking three of the top five spots. Matthew Kaczmarek lead the way by winning the race in a time of 30:52.01, Benjamin Schmidt placed third in a time of 31:19.60, and Dean Ostrofsky finished fifth in a time of 31:36.38.
Naval Academy Prep took second place as Aaron Hanko was the first to cross for the team in the 6th spot, with a time of 31:59.79. Central Maine CC took the fourth spot, led by Spencer Hapgood , finishing in the 4th slot with a time of 31:29.34.

1            Kaczmarek, Matthew           Albany College                     30:52.01  

 2            Lindeke-Myers,                    Hampshire College                31:06.73       

 3            Schmidt, Benjamin               Albany College                     31:19.60  

 4            Hapgood, Spencer                Central Maine CC                 31:29.34  

 5            Ostrofsky, Dean                   Albany College                     31:36.38

 6            Hanko, Aaron                       Naval Academy Prep            31:59.79  

 7            McBride, Jonathan               Albany College                     33:01.01   

 8            Driker-Ohren, Charlie           Hampshire College               33:08.03    

 9            Brown, Rashad                     Naval Academy Prep            33:10.61  

10           Cronauer, Matthew              Albany College                     33:12.52   


Vermont Tech CC Invitational Men's results