Wenham, Mass. (October 1) -- Freshman Tony Fierimonte placed third overall out of 224 finishers and was the first Northeast-10 runner at the Pop Crowell Invitational on Saturday morning as the Greyhounds placed fourth overall out of 22 teams at the event.
Fierimonte ran a time of 26:52 over the five-mile course, running a pace of 5:25 per mile. Right behind him was senior Kyle Higgins, who was fifth in a time of 27:00 minutes a pace of 5:26 per mile. Freshman Bobby Finnegan was the next runner for the Hounds, placing 37th in a time of 28:34. Erich Grosse (40th) and Chris Trajkovski (41st) rounded out the scoring for the Hounds as they ran times of 28:38 and 28:41 each, respectively.
Assumption returns to action on Saturday, October 8th as the team travels to Orlando, Florida, for the Walt Disney World Classic.