Men's Cross Country Finishes 19th at Purple Valley Classic

Men's Cross Country Finishes 19th at Purple Valley Classic

Williamstown, Mass.-September 27, 2014- The Springfield College men's cross country teams placed 19th out of 21 teams this afternoon at the Purple Valley Classic. 

The Pride were led by seniors Scott Bushey (Hebron, Conn.) and Joe Geurds (Albany, N.Y.), who finished with times of 29:19.4 and 29.39.6 respectively.  Bushey took 137th place and Geurds placed 153rd.

Sophomore Brishen Dearborn (Wethersfield, Conn.) ended the day with a time of 30:45.9, which put him in 181st place. Sophomore Ben Malin (Easton, Mass.) ended 189th at the 31:03.7 mark, about 39 seconds before fellow sophomore classmate Austin Ramos (Evans, Ga.).  Ramos finished 212th.

Springfield will next run on October 11 when it competes in the New England Championships.