By Justin Gordon ·jpgordon@smcm.edu

Buena Vista, Va.– The St. Mary’s College of Maryland men’s cross country team placed seventh overall Saturday morning at the 2018 Capital Athletic Conference Men’s Cross Country Championships hosted by Southern Virginia University at Vista Links Golf Course.

The Basics:

  • Place –7th of 8/215 points
  • Location– Buena Vista, Va. – Vista Links Golf Course – Southern Virginia University (Host)

St. Mary’s Top 5 Finishers:

  • Senior captainJames Judlick(Baltimore, Md./Perry Hall) was the first Seahawk to cross the finish line of the 8K course asJudlickcame in with a time of 29:08.0 which was good enough for 46th overall.
  • First-yearTyler Wilson(Silver Spring, Md./Einstein) was not far behind asWilsonran a 29:50.6 for 63rd overall.
  • Senior captainAdam Scrivener(Prince Frederick, Md./Huntingtown) finished his career as the third Seahawk to finish with a time of 31:06.6 for 82nd among the field of 116 competitors.
  • JuniorJoseph McManus(Chevy Chase, Md./Bethesda Chevy Chase) and seniorZack Walker(St. Leonard, Md./Calvert) rounded out St. Mary’s top-five runners to finish asMcManusran a 31:27.2 for 86th place andWalkerposted a time of 32:01.1 for 93rd overall.
James Judlick ’19 – Photo Credit: Bill Wood

Other Race Highlights

  • SeniorRandy Larsen(Huntingtown, Md./Huntingtown) competed in his final CAC championship race, finishing in 104th place with a time of 33:35.4.
  • York College of Pennsylvania dethroned three-time defending champion Christopher Newport University by two points (49-51) for its fourth CAC title.
  • Jeff Gibsonof the University of Mary Washington came in first overall with a time of 26:06.0.

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • The Seahawks will take the next two weeks to prepare for the NCAA Division III Mideast Regional Championship on Saturday, November 10. DeSales University in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, serves as the host site. Race starts at 11:00 a.m.

Seahawk Finishers (116 Runners): 46.James Judlick;63.Tyler Wilson;82.Adam Scrivener;86.Joseph McManus;93.Zachary Walker;101.Frank Zimmer(33:26.1);103.Ronald Wong(33:34.3);104.Randy Larsen(33:35.4)