Men's Cross Country Finish Fourth at Houghton

Men's Cross Country Finish Fourth at Houghton

HOUGHTON, Ny. - The Penn State Behrend men's cross country team finished fourth out of 16 teams at the Houghton Invitational Saturday morning scoring 116 points.

New York University won the invitational with a team score of 43. Rochester Institute of Technology followed in second (65) and Ramapo came in third with a score of 68.

Dylan Buffington(Brookville, PA/Brookville) led the Lions for the third race this season, finishing 10th overall with a time of 25:48.2.

Freshman Zachary Wortman (St. Mary's, PA/Elk Country Catholic) came in behind Buffington, finishing 18th overall at 26:04.3.

Alex Kubala (Pittsburgh, PA/North Hills) and Ian Grifith (Murrysville, PA/Franklin Regional) took 28th and 29th with final times of 26:24.7 and 26:36.2, respectively.

Christopher Drozynski (Stoneboro, PA/Lakeview) claimed the Lion's final spot in 31st place, crossing the line at 26:37.3.

Behrend will be back in action next Saturday when they compete at the Oberlin Invitational beginning at 11 a.m.