NORTHAMPTON, Mass.—Coast Guard placed six runners in the top 19 with Gary Ezzo leading the way with a fifth place finish as the Bears placed third of the ten teams at the season-opening Smith Invitational.
Ezzo ran the course in 27:24 .25 while Joe O'Connell (28:15.46) and Ryan O'Neill (28:16.46) were 10th and 11th respectively for the Bears.
Also for Coast Guard, Jordan Lee was 15th (28:33.24), James Martin placed 17th in 28:41.11 while Brad Pienta finished 18th with a time of 28.49.11.
Coast Guard finished with 58 points. WPI won with 48 points while Springfield was second with 54 points.
November 10, 2012 Ezzo Earns All-New England Honors
November 3, 2012 Bears Place 9th at ECAC Championship
November 2, 2012 Bears Earn NEWMAC Sportsmanship Award
November 2, 2012 Bears Place Four Runners on NEWMAC All-Academic Team
October 27, 2012 Ezzo Leads Men's XC to 4th Place Finish at NEWMAC Championships
October 13, 2012 Men's XC Finish 10th at Conn. College Invitational
October 8, 2012 Ezzo Named NEWMAC Runner of the Week
October 6, 2012 Ezzo Leads Bears to 5th Place Finish
September 24, 2012 Cross Country Teams Volunteer In the Community
September 22, 2012 Bears Place Second at Wesleyan
September 15, 2012 Men's XC finshes 4th at UMass Dartmouth Invitational
September 8, 2012 Men's Cross Country Places 3rd at Smith
September 7, 2012 2012 Men's Cross Country Preview
August 17, 2012 Ahnrud Named Assistant Cross Country and Track and Field Coach