October 17, 2009

W&L Men's Cross Country in Action at Oberlin Inter-Regional

OBERLIN, Ohio -- The Washington and Lee men’s team took part in the Oberlin Inter-Regional Rumble on Saturday afternoon and finished 19th out of 28 teams.

W&L totaled 489 team points in the event, which was won by NYU with 53 points.

Sophomore Robert Warneford-Thomson (Richmond, Va./Trinity Episcopal) was the top W&L finisher as he logged a time of 26:35 in finishing in 74th place. First-year Harrison Tucker (Richmond, Va./St. Christopher’s) was not far behind, finishing in 78th place with a time of 26:39.

Junior Joe Stusek (Bozeman, Mont./Billings West) finished in 105th with a time of 27:08, while sophomore Ryan Henner (Avondale Estates, Ga./Chamblee) also recorded a time of 27:08 in finishing 106th overall. Senior Ben Stutts (Beverly Hills, Calif./Beverly Hills) rounded out the Generals’ finishers with a mark of 27:22, good for 126th place.

W&L will take a week off before returning to action on October 31 in the ODAC Championships in Salem, Va. The Championship meet is set to begin at 12:00 pm.

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