October 10, 2010

Tiernan Leads Rams at Highlander Invitational

Tiernan Leads Rams at Highlander Invitational

- Branch Brook Park, Sunday 10/10/10, Women 5K, Men 8K, Weather: Sunny 62 -


Newark, N.J. - Junior Sean Tiernan ran a personal best at the Highlander Invitational, an 8000m cross country course, placing 5th in the meet in 26:09.45. Sean was the top Division III runner in the 138 competitor - 15 team meet.

Three more Farmingdale runners set personal bests, including Tim Flynn (19th) - 27:46.28, Russell Darress (38th) - 28:48.57 and Adam Sadler (40th) - 29:09.51, as the team placed 5th overall. Farmingdale State was the 2nd Division III team.

The women's team placed 8th out of 15 teams with all seven women setting 5000m personal bests. Senior Mary Orobona (28th) - 21:09.71 and freshmen Jessica Josema (38th) - 21:31.77 ran outstanding races to lead the team.

 

Individual Results

Men

Sean Tiernan - 5th 26:09.45

Tim Flynn - 19th 27:46.28

Russell Darress - 38th 28:48.57

Adam Sadler - 40th 29:09.51

Ed Glidden - 46th 29:22.15

Ben Vassallo - 61st 31:00.73

Sean Daly - 78th 32:32.86

John Perry - 79th 32:33.93

Women

Mary Orobona 28th 21:09.71

Jessica Josema 38th 21:31.77

Marjorie Diemicke 60th 22:58.13

Katherine Monti 65th 23:17.57

Estella Sanchez 86th 25:22.48

Lauren Neuwirth 91st 35:42.90

Nicole Zarek 102 26:19.23

 

Team Top 10's

Men

  1. Dowling - 62
  2. Stevens - 69
  3. NYIT - 91
  4. St Thom Aquinas - 99
  5. Farmingdale - 147
  6. Hunter - 148
  7. Baruch - 181
  8. Yeshiva - 236
  9. Bergen - 236

Women

  1. Dowling - 63
  2. Hunter - 85
  3. St Tom Aquinas - 92
  4. Stevens - 108
  5. NYIT - 119
  6. Suffolk CC - 145
  7. CIA - 183
  8. Farmingdale - 192
  9. Brauch - 193
  10. St Elizabeth - 258