Strong performances throughout the season, followed by a finish near the top-half of the field at the NCAA Mid-East Regionals, led to another successful campaign for the 2017 Franklin & Marshall men’s cross country team.
Franklin & Marshall’s men’s cross country team ended their season with a 26th-place finish at the NCAA Mideast Region Cross Country Championship hosted by Dickinson College. Haverford finished on top while taking the top-three individual spots, led by Graham Peet at 25:22.9.
Spencer Lyman placed 36th to lead Franklin & Marshall at the 2017 Centennial Conference (CC) Championship, hosted by Gettysburg on Sunday afternoon. The Diplomats finished eighth with 226 team points, while Haverford took the team title with 21 points.
Pat Manion placed seventh to lead Franklin & Marshall to a second place at the Hood College Open Saturday afternoon. F&M finished with 75 points, just four shy of Frostburg State who took the team title with 71 points.
Franklin & Marshall’s men’s cross country team claimed the team title at the Battle for the Buggy hosted by Millersville on Saturday morning. The Diplomats had 16 points followed by Chestnut Hill (22), Lancaster Bible and PSU-Berks.
Franklin and Marshall men’s cross country team placed 22nd at the Paul Short Invitational Men’s White 8K race hosted by Lehigh University on Friday evening. Southern Connecticut State finished first while Swarthmore followed in second.
Spencer Lyman finished in the top-ten, but the team placed third overall at the 52nd annual Little Three meet hosted by Dickinson on Friday evening. Dickinson finished first with Gettysburg following in second.
Franklin & Marshall’s men's cross country team is set to begin the 2017 season on Friday, traveling to Dickinson for the annual Little Three meet at 6:00 p.m. The Diplomats are aiming to build on an impressive 12th-place finish at last year’s regionals, with three out of the five scorers from that event returning to the fold.
J.T. Paganelli and Michael Whalen placed in the top-50 to lead Franklin & Marshall at the Mid-East Regionals held at DeSales University on Saturday. The Diplomats finished 12th out of the 52 teams competing in the event. Johns Hopkins won the team title while Widener’s Ernie Pitone took individual honors in 15:21.
J.T. Paganelli’s 18th-place finished led Franklin & Marshall at the 2016 Centennial Conference (CC) Cross Country Championships, hosted by Haverford on Saturday. The Diplomats finished seventh as a team after tallying a total of 179 points, while Haverford took the team title with 34 points.
Six top-10 finishes and four of the top five led Franklin & Marshall to a first-place performance in the men’s 8K race at the Alvernia Invitational on Saturday. The Diplomats totaled just 20 points on the day, while second-place Alvernia collected 37.
Franklin & Marshall placed 12th out of 38 teams at the DeSales Invitational Saturday morning in men’s cross country action. Dickinson took the team title and Muhlenberg’s Jaryd Flank took individual honors on the 8k course.
Michael Whalen and Patrick Manion placed in the top-10 to lead Franklin & Marshall to a second place finish at the 51st annual Little Three Meet hosted by Franklin & Marshall. Dickinson took first while Gettysburg came in third.
Franklin & Marshall’s men’s cross country team returns to action for the 2016 season today, hosting Gettysburg and Dickinson for the annual Little Three Meet. A talented and experienced squad returns for the Diplomats, who look to solidify their place in the upper echelon of regional competitors.
Franklin & Marshall capped off a successful 2015 season at the NCAA Mid-East Regionals on Nov. 14, placing 18th out of 52 teams. The Diplomats have now finished inside the top 20 at regionals for five straight years dating back to 2011.
J.T. Paganelli finished 21st to lead Franklin & Marshall at the 2015 Centennial Conference (CC) Cross Country Championship hosted by Johns Hopkins Saturday afternoon. F&M finished seventh (185) while Haverford (25) won the team title after placing three runners in the top five. Johns Hopkins scored 70 points and finished second while Dickinson’s 94 points were good for third.
Franklin & Marshall’s men’s cross country team will compete at the Centennial Conference (CC) Championships this Saturday. The event, hosted by Johns Hopkins on the campus of Stevenson University, will determine individual and team champions for the season.
Bryce Williams finished in the top-10 to lead Franklin & Marshall at the 50th annual Little Three Meet Friday evening in Gettysburg. The Diplomats finished third behind Dickinson and Gettysburg with Zachary Simmons from Dickinson taking the top spot in 15:53.0.
The Franklin & Marshall men’s cross country team officially begins its 2015 season on Friday, Sept. 11 at Gettysburg by competing against the host Bullets and the Red Devils of Dickinson at the Little Three Meet. Despite graduating three top runners from last year’s squad, a large group of six newcomers is set to give the Diplomats greater competitive depth than past seasons.
Franklin & Marshall placed 13th out of 47 teams with 392 points at the 2014 Cross Country Mid-East Regionals at Dickinson. It was the second-best finish under head coach John Stoudt and the second top-15 finish for the Diplomats in the last three years.
Bryan Andrews placed 24th to lead Franklin & Marshall at the 2014 Centennial Conference (CC) Cross Country Championship hosted by Haverford Saturday afternoon. Haverford won the event, taking the top three sports for 21 points followed by Johns Hopkins (48) and Dickinson (74). The Diplomats placed fifth, an improvement from last year’s sixth place showing, with 168 points.
Franklin & Marshall’s men’s cross country team placed fifth – the highest of any Centennial Conference team -- in a 34-team field at the Gettysburg Invitational Saturday afternoon. Bryan Andrews led the Diplomats with a 15th place finish in in 26:25. Lebanon Valley’s Michael Harnish won the event, with 355 runners, by navigating the 8K course in 25:43.
Bryan Andrews placed ninth to lead the Diplomats to a seventh place finish at the Don Cathcart Invitational hosted by Salisbury University. F&M finished with 166 points, while Slippery Rock took the team title with 68 points as the Invite featured 20 teams from all three divisions.