NORTHAMPTON, Mass. – Junior Andre Gallant was the top Coast Guard finisher while senior Colton Atkinson was one place behind him as both earned All-conference honors placing 10th and 11th leading the Bears to a third place finish for the second straight season at the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship in the rainy conditions at Smith College.
Gallant ran a 27:07 while Atkinson finished in 27:09.
Also for Coast Guard, Matt Doyle was 19th in 27:43, Alex Kearney was 20th in 27:45, Jacob McGlumphy placed 24th in 28:11, Greg Costello was 29th (28:23) and Ryan Brumm placed 32nd in 28:41 to round out the top seven.
MIT won with 17 points, WPI was second with 52 while the Bears had 84 points.
The Bears are back in action on Nov. 10th at the New England Division III Championship.
February 14, 2019 Bears' Cross Country Teams Honored for Academics by USTFCCCA
November 10, 2018 Atkinson Leads Bears at NE DIII Championships
October 27, 2018 Gallant, Atkinson Earn All-NEWMAC Honors
October 19, 2018 Bears Place Six on NEWMAC All-Academic Team
October 16, 2018 Men's and Women's Cross Country Teams in NE Top 10
October 13, 2018 Atkinson, Gallant Lead Bears at Conn. Invitational
October 1, 2018 Gallant Named NEWMAC Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week
September 29, 2018 Bears Run to Solid 3rd Place Finish in Paul Short
September 22, 2018 Bears Earn Top-15 Finish at Competitive Purple Valley Invitational
September 11, 2018 Ahnrud Named Interim Head Coach for Men's and Women's Cross Country
September 7, 2018 2018 Men's Cross Country Preview