Brundige Leads Men's Cross Country at UNE Invitational

Brundige Leads Men's Cross Country at UNE Invitational

BIDDEFORD, Maine -- Maine Maritime Academy men's cross country finished eighth out of 12 teams with a team score of 209 on Saturday at the University of New England Invitational. 

Freshman Cole Brundige (Bainbridge Island, Wash.) finished 14th overall out of 131 runners, to lead the Mariners with a time of 29:44.7 on the 8K course. Aylen Wolf (Surry, Maine) placed 20th with a time of 30:11.3, Alex Wicks (Woolwich, Maine) placed 76th, followed by teammates Truman Slocum (Phippsburg, Maine) in 80th and Sam Sewall (York, Maine) in 84th to round out the top five finishers for the Mariners. 

Wentworth claimed the team victory with an overall score of 48, and Gordon College's Damon Kilgore finished the course with a time of 26:03 to take the top spot.

The Mariners return to action next weekend at the UMass.-Dartmouth Invitational. That race is set to kick off at 12:00 pm on Saturday, September 16.