NEW ROCHELLE, NY --
Event: Brother John "Paddy" Doyle / Iona College Meet of Champions
Location: Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx, NY
The Iona College men's team took part in the 22nd annual Br. John "Paddy" Doyle / Iona College Meet of Champions early Friday morning at Van Cortlandt Park.
The Gaels placed sixth in the 8,000-meter event, finishing with 131 points.
Army West Point won the event with 19 points. The Mules represented five of the top six runners, including the first-place finisher.
Junior Alex Carter led all Iona runners, finishing ninth in the event with a time of 26:14.0.
Senior Thomas McClellan placed 27th in the event in 26:40.2
Iona Men's Results (8k)
9. Alex Carter - 26:14.0
27. Thomas McClellan - 26:40.2
35. Ross Wightman - 26:55.8
39. Christian Alberico - 27:02.4
94. Daniel Galvin - 28:24.4
103. Brian Warsh - 28:53.1
127. Robert Kirsty - 31:38.5
The Gaels will next compete at the Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh University on Saturday, Oct. 1. The event is scheduled to start at 10:00 AM.