Athletics News

Colonial of the Week

Oct. 8, 2007

Name: Chris Pisano
Sport: Cross Country
Class: Junior
Hometown: Toms River, NJ
High School: Toms River North

Pisano led the Colonials to a third place finish at the Monmouth Invitational, placing fourth out of 53 runners in 27:33 for the eight-kilometer (5 mile) course. Holmdel Park, the site for this year's Invite, is continually ranked in The Harrier Rankings among the toughest courses in the nation. The fourth place finish is the second best finish Pisano has ran in his career at GW. The junior finished third at the William & Mary Tribe Open in October of 2005. Pisano, and the rest of the Colonials cross country team, will be back in action on Saturday, October 13 when they travel to Pittsburgh, PA to compete in the Carnegie Mellon Invitational.