DURHAM, N.H. – Senior Cory Sinotte (Manchester, N.H.) placed second overall to lead the University of New Hampshire men's cross country team to a second-place finish at the America East Championships Saturday morning at College Woods.
The Wildcats finished runner-up with 68 points for the team's best finish since the 2009 season, while Stony Brook captured the title with 61 points.
Sinotte completed the 8-kilometer course in a time of 25:22.17. The Granite State native took third at the Pre-Conference meet earlier this season and 33rd at last year's championship meet.
Senior Daniel DeCrescenzo (New Milford, Conn.) also recorded a top-10 finish, as he took sixth in a time of 25:55.09. DeCrescenzo placed 12th at last year's conference championships.
Sophomore Jeff Moretti (Guilford, Conn.) also had a strong finish, as he placed 30th in a time of 26:39.18 to round out the Wildcat scorers.
The Wildcats return to action on Friday, Nov. 9 for the NCAA East Regional at Hammonasset State Park in Madison, Conn.