MIT Men's Cross Country Finishes in 9th Place at the N.E. Div. III Regional Championship

MIT Men's Cross Country Finishes in 9th Place at the N.E. Div. III Regional Championship

WESTFIELD, Mass. – MIT men's cross country team came ninth out of 50 teams at the New England Division III Regional Championship, finishing closely behind Connecticut College and a few better than Keene State. MIT's highest finisher was junior Roy Wedge (Lawrence, Kan.), who completed the 8k course in 27th place with a time of 25:29.83.

Following behind Wedge in 45th place was junior Justin Bullock (Detroit, Mich.), who crossed the line 25:55.00. Soon after was senior Benjamin Mattocks (Sharon, Mass. ) with a final time of 26:03.70, freshman Ian Tolan (Binghamton,  N.Y.) with a time of 26:21.38 and sophomore Benji Xie (El Dorado Hills, Calif.) in 26:28.76.

Freshman Edgar Gridello (Douvainer, France) followed in 75th place and sophomore Allen Leung (Arcadia, Calif.) broke the tape in 82nd place.