Cross Country Runs at NYU Invitational
Sep 15, 2007

New York, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's and women's cross country team opened the 2007 season at the NYU Invitational today at Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, N.Y. The men's team finished 20th of 25 teams, led by freshman Mitchell Rippe (Levittown, N.Y./MacArthur) with a time of 31:18 (195th place) for the new 8000-meter pre-regional championship course. Freshman Kristyn Ruggiero (Commack, N.Y./Commack) led the women with a 27:07 (159th place) finish for the new 6000-meter women's course.

Mitch Rippe - 31:18 - 195th place

Brandon Gillis - 31:41 - 197th place

Tom DiCamillo - 32:02 - 205th place

Jermaine Carter - 32:07 - 207th place

Gregory Denis - 32:39 - 214th place

Eric Harris - 35:55 - 238th place

Jason Chin Chitty - 36:02 - 240th place

Kristyn Ruggiero - 27:07 - 159th place

Teresa Cox - 29:00 - 203rd place

Lanna Awad - 30:52 - 218th place

For complete results from all the teams in the race, click here.

The Rams will run next on Friday, September 21st at the Stevens Invitational which is held at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, N.J.