Waterville, ME - UMPI sophomore Nino Manzella (So. Queensbury, NY), who has battled nagging injuries all season, ran a strong race at the Thomas College Cross Country Meet on Friday in Waterville finishing in 6th place in the tri-meet event. Manzella ran a time of 17:41.2 over the 5K race.
Devon Maynard (Fr. Perham, ME) was the Owls second finisher running a time of 18:25.7 which was good for 10th place in the meet. Temmates Andrew Hunt (Sr. Peterborough, NH) finished 14th with a time of 18:43.1 and Hunter Dionne (Fr. Raymond, ME) was right behind Hunt in the 15th spot with a time of 18:50.8. Kyle Davis (So. Addison, ME) completed the race with a time of 19:47.3 gaining an 18th place result and Sean Miller (Jr. Eureka, CA) finished in 23rd place with a 5K time of 20:33.5.
Team results were Thomas College with a score of 31, Husson University with 39 and Me-Presque Isle with 50.
Next up: The Men's Cross Country Team will next compete in the North Atlantic Conference Championships which will be held in Belfast on Sunday October 28th.