GW Men's Cross Country Takes Third at Mount St. Mary's Duals
Colonials Register Three Top-15 Finishes in Season Opener
Aug 30, 2013
EMMITSBURG, Md. - Sophomore Ryan Tucker finished in sixth place out of 35 participants to lead three George Washington harriers in the top-15 as the Colonials finished in third place at the season-opening Mount St. Mary's Duals on Friday afternoon.
The Colonials took third place in the duals, finishing with a 1-2 record behind American (3-0) and Navy (2-1) and ahead of the host Mount (0-3). The race was scored in a dual-scoring format with each score receiving a dual-meet score against each of the other opponents.
Tucker paced the Colonials lineup by finishing the 5,000-meter course in 16:06.27 for sixth place. He was joined by freshmen Jordan Pantoalone and Seamus Roddy in the top-15. Pantalone finished in 16:34.04 for 13th place, followed closely by Roddy (14th) in 16:34.72.
GW returns to action next Saturday at the Catholic Invitational on the campus of Catholic University in northeast Washington, D.C.