By: Pat Salvas
BOSTON â€“ The Dartmouth men’s cross country team claimed fourth at the 2019 New England Championship at Franklin Park Saturday afternoon.
Led by junior Nicholas Feffer in 18th (25:26) on the 8K course, the Big Green posted 170 points en route to its place in the team standings that featured a field of 25 programs.
Dartmouth benefited from a tight pack that saw four runners in the top-40 spots. After Feffer, Brian Mass was 21st with a finishing time of 25:29, while Dom Repucci crossed 26th in 25:35.
Thomas Lingard was 39th thanks to a 25:54, while the Big Green scoring was capped by freshman Andrew Thompson in 26:14 to claim 66th.
Providence ran away with the team title thanks to 42 points with Northeastern claiming second thanks to 75. UMass just edged out Dartmouth for third, posting 168 points.