October 31, 2010

Rams Take Third in Skyline Championship

Tiernan Wins Individual Skyline Championship as Rams Take Third

Skyline Cross Country Championship - Van Cortlandt Park - Bronx, N.Y.

Men - 8000m, Women - 5000m

Weather: Partly sunny, Breezy, 55 degrees

FULL MEET RESULTS -   Men   Women


Bronx, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's and women's cross country team ran in the Skyline Conference Championship at Van Cortlandt Park on Sunday, October 31st. Junior Sean Tiernan (Staten Island, N.Y./Tottenville), the Skyline Conference's Runner of the Year, won the individual championship in a time of 27:16.10. Sophomore Luke Milano, of Maritime College, was 47.3 seconds behind Sean with a time of 28:03.40 to place a distant second. Sean took the lead about 600 meters into the race and never looked back, becoming the first-ever Farmingdale runner to win the individual title.

Joining Tiernan with First Team All-Conference honors was junior Sean Daly (Lindenhurst, N.Y./Lindenhurst) in 4th place with a time of 28:16.40. Senior Tim Flynn (Smithtown, N.Y./St. Anthony's) was Second Team All-Conference with a 9th place finish in 29:01.3. Freshman Edward Glidden (Greenfield, N.H./Contoocook Valley Reg.) placed 15th in 29:53.9 to break into the Top Five. The men's team placed 3rd in the meet.

Senior Mary Orobona (Farmingdale, N.Y./Kellenberg) earned Second Team All-Conference honors for the women, placing 10th in 21:57.7 to lead her team to a 6th place finish.

The Rams will run next in the ECAC Championship on Saturday, November 6th at Colt State Park in Bristol, R.I.

 

Individual Results

Men

Women

Team Results

Men

  1. St. Joseph's - 37
  2. Maritime - 47
  3. Farmingdale - 51
  4. Yeshiva - 123
  5. Mount Saint Mary - 141
  6. Bard - 182
  7. Purchase - 199
  8. Sage - 231
  9. NYU-Poly - 246
  10. Mount Saint Vincent - 268
  11. Old Westbury - 318

Women

  1. St. Joseph's - 43
  2. Mount Saint Mary - 59
  3. Bard - 88
  4. Maritime - 119
  5. Purchase - 130
  6. Farmingdale - 137
  7. Mount Saint Vincent - 183
  8. NYU-Poly - 217
  9. Yeshiva - 223
  10. Old Westbury - 290

 

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