Antoine Gisore led NEC to a fourth-place finish, winning the Western New England University Invitational and earning Runner of the Week honors for the fourth time this season. Hayden Bunnell finished just two spots behind Gisore, setting a new Colby-Sawyer record and earning Rookie of the Week honors.
Antoine Gisore finished 12th among DIII runners at the New England Cross Country Championship, turning in a 25:58 in the 8,000 meter race to lead New England College and earn NAC Runner of the Week honors. Colin Cundy finished 14th at the Runnin' Monks Invitational, touring the 8,000 meter course in 30:21 to pace UMF and earn NAC Rookie of the Week honors.
New England College swept the NAC Men's Cross Country honors this week as the Pilgrims competed at the Paul Short Invitational hosted by Lehigh. Antoine Gisore was the top Division III runner at the race, finishing eighth out of 383 runners in a time of 25:57 to earn Runner of the Week. Classmate Makopa Rugabirwa finished 104th overall, running an impressive 27:04 to earn Rookie of the Week.
Nohea King led Castleton to a dominating win at Van Cortlandt Park on Saturday, winning the Hunter Developmental Invitational and earning Runner of the Week honors. Colin Cundy was UMF's top runner, finishing the Codfish Bowl 8K in 29:05 to earn Rookie of the Week.
Antoine Gisore and Makopa Rugabirwa swept NAC Men's Cross Country honors for New England College this week, earning runner and rookie of the week respectively after competing in the UMass-Dartmouth Shriners invitational 8K.
Joshua Grant of Lyndon and Makopa Rugabirwa of New England College shared NAC Runner of the Week honors as both posted first-place finishes in their respective races. Rugabirwa's teammate Antoine Gisore finished second overall to earn NAC Rookie of the Week
New England College freshman, Makopa Rugabirwa finished second in the Mayflower Kickoff to earn Men's Runner of the Week, while Colin Cundy turned in a ninth-place performance at the Beaver UMF Invitational to earn Rookie of the Week for the University of Maine at Farmington.