Men's Cross Country 10th at ECAC Division III Championships

Kyle Gerlach

Westfield, MA --- WPI finished 10th out of 43 teams at the ECAC Division III Men's Cross Country Championship hosted by Westfield State at Stanley Park on Saturday. Williams captured the team crown with 57 points as the Engineers finished with 322. 

Senior Kyle Gerlach (Smithfield, RI) paced the Engineers with a time of 26:43.4 for 36th place while classmate Joe Kelly (Brooklyn Park, MN) was six runners behind in 42nd (26:47.2).  Sophomores Kyle Morrison (Smithfield, RI) and Daniel Mortimer (Shrewsbury, MA) crossed the finish line back-back in 77th (27:19.7) and 78th (27:20.2). Senior Brendan McKeogh (Leicester, MA), senior Pat Murphy (Danvers, MA) and junior Tobin Dancy (Shrewsbury, MA) rounded out the WPI lineup all with top 100 finishes.  The trio placed 89th (27:32.0), 93rd (27:36.0) and 94th (37:36.4), respectively. 

The Engineers head to Williams on Saturday for the NCAADivision III New England Regionals in Williamstown.