#ICXC Men Take First At Paul Short Invitational

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY — Event: Paul Short Invitational

Location: Bethlehem, PA

Bethlehem, PA – The Iona College men’s cross country team took first place at the Paul Short Invitational. Four members of the Maroon and Gold finished in the top-10 as the Gaels led the 8,000-meter event with 34 points.

Key Notes:

Senior Kieran Clements placed second with a time of 23:38, one second behind the winner, Scott Carpenter from Georgetown.

Junior Gilbert Kirui placed third in 23:40.

Juniors Andrew Tario and Johannes Motschmann rounded out the Iona top-10 finishers, finishing seventh and tenth respectively.

Sophomore Liam Dee placed twelfth, crossing the finish line in 23:57.

Iona Results

2.     Kieran Clements – 23:38

3.     Gilbert Kirui – 23:40

7.     Andrew Tario – 23:50

10.   Johannes Motschmann – 23:55

12.   Liam Dee – 23:57

23.   Brandon Allen – 24:08

121. Alex Carter – 25:08

Team Scores

Plc.         Team Points
1 Iona 34
2 Georgetown 115
3 Adams State 142
4 University of Penn 146
5 Columbia 167
6 US Naval Academy 184
7 Dartmouth 186
8 Utah State 211
9 Cornell 225
10 Georgia 228
11 Army West Point 384
12 University of Florida 401
13 Harvard 443
14 Williams 480
15 University of Buffalo 556
16 La Salle 567
17 Stony Brook 585
18 Saint Josephs 594
19 St. Lawrence 635
20 Lock Haven 678
21 Canisius 689
22 Lehigh 706
23 University at Albany 711
24 Queens Gaels 743
25 Tufts 748
26 Univsersity of Massachusetts – Low 767
27 Temple 775
28 Quinnipiac 777
29 University of Massachusetts 799
30 Christopher Newport 804
31 George Washington 823
32 Saint Leo 827
33 East Carolina 844
34 Monmouth 893
35 Maryland Eastern Shor 902
36 Virginia Military Institute 939
37 UMBC 966
38 University of San Diego 1105

Next Contest:

The Gaels are back in action on Friday, Oct. 7, as they return home to compete in the Metropolitan Championship. The event is slated to begin at 2:15 at Van Cortlandt Park