- Results: 2nd/5
- Location: Paxton, Mass. (Moore State Park )
- The Lead: Assumption placed two runners in the top ten as they finished second overall at the Worcester City Championship on Saturday afternoon.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
- Senior Matt Drummond (Wyoming, R.I. / Chariho Regional) and sophomore Zachary Durand (Harrisville, R.I. / Burrillville) both finished in the top ten, as Drummond plaed 8th with a time of 28:59, while Durand finished two seconds later to finish in 10th palce.
- Freshman Jonathan Wahl (Chepachet, R.I. / Ponaganset) ran a 5:53 average mile and 29:21 overall to take 12th, and Shawn Scullion (Candiac, Que. / Heritage Regional) was just one second behind him finish in 14th.
-Sophomore Ryan Cardozo (Westport, Mass. / Bishop Stang) and freshman Matt Davis (Gardner, Mass. / Oakmont Regional) took 7th and 8th place for the Hounds respectively. Cardozo ran a 30:29 to place 20th overall, while Davis finished 29th with a time of 32:44
INSIDE THE NUMBERS:
- WPI had 15 points in their first place finish while Assumption totaled 51 points overall. Fitchburg State (89), Worcester State (112), and Clark (131) finished in the bottom three respectively.
- Next Friday, September 29, Assumption will travel to the Paul Short Invite at Lehigh University.