O'Connell Named NEWMAC Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week
Springfield, Mass. - September 26, 2011
- Junior Ryan O'Connell
was selected as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week after an impressive showing at the Purple Valley Classic on Saturday.
O'Connell ran well as he guided Springfield to a sixth place finish out of 16 teams competing on the afternoon. The Middleboro, Mass. native placed fourth out of 197 runners in the race as he crossed the finish line of the 8k course in 26:34.
Head Coach Bryan Brown
Bryan Brown will enter his third season as the head men's cross country coach in the fall of 2013. Brown, who was a former All-American at Springfield College in track, is the reigning NEWMAC Coach of the Year after leading Springfield to its second-straight second-place finish at the conference championships a year ago .
Contact Head Coach Brown
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