Hanne Leads W&J Men At Paul Short Invitational; Women's Race Cancelled
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson College senior Brad Hanne (Conneaut, Ohio/Center) led the Presidents Saturday at the Lehigh University Paul Short Invitational.
W&J competed in the men’s 8K white race and the women’s white race was cancelled due to heat concerns during the afternoon.
As a team, W&J placed 32nd of 42 squads. A total of 333 runners competed in the men’s white race which was won by Brett Kubiak of Gwynedd-Mercy in a time of 25:35.
Hanne claimed 104th place for the Presidents with a time of 28:55. Junior Thomas Marcotte (Plainville, Mass./Bishop Feehan) was the next-best finisher in 189th place (30:29), while classmate Joshua Makepeace (Meadville, Pa./Meadville) placed 196th (30:38).
Junior Corey Young (Meadville, Pa./Meadville) crossed the finish line in 202nd place (30:45) and freshman Tyler Miller (Catasauqua, Pa./Catasauqua) placed 264th (32:36).
Both W&J squads will be back in action next Saturday at the Carnegie Mellon Invitational (10:00 am).