Men’s Cross Country Claims Ninth at CCC Championships

Men’s Cross Country Claims Ninth at CCC Championships

BIDDEFORD, Maine- The Eastern Nazarene College men's cross country team captured ninth place at the Commonwealth Coast Conference Championships hosted by the University of New England Saturday.

Kyle Pierson (Reading, Calif.) paced the Lions in his first collegiate cross country meet with a time of 31:59.8 on the 8K course.

Stephen Ingersoll (Newark, N.J.) crossed the finish line in 32:59.9 to set a new personal-best while Kevin Rop (Silver Spring, Md.) clocked in with a mark of 35:04.6.

Kyandre Martinez (Brockton, Mass.), Kaden Swarr (Brighton, Colo.), Cody Brooks (Mifflinburg, Pa.), Justice Martins (Raynham, Mass.), and Andrew Shaw (Weymouth, Mass.) also represented Eastern Nazarene.

Wentworth garnered its third-straight team title while Gordon's Damon Kilgore collected CCC Runner of the Year honors for the third year in a row after besting the field with a time of 25:57.