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Race-by-Race Summary of 2008 Wesleyan Cross-Country Season

Men's Record:  0-2 duals, 68-45 overall

9/27/08 - MEN IN WESLEYAN INVITATIONAL - 1st of 8 teams
TEAM SCORING AT WESLEYAN INVITATIONAL:  Wesleyan 43, Conn. College 45, Bates 68, SUNY-Delhi 91, St. Joseph's (LI) 153, Norwich 172, Endicott 196, Albertus Magnus 206.
WESLEYAN'S SCORING FIVE AT WESLEYAN INVITATIONAL  (8k course):  4) Jonah Blumstein  27:00.66 ; 8)  Justin Spring  27:33.0 ; T9) Sam Kurtis and Chris Foster  27:41.0 ; 12)  Charles Lang  27:55.0  (103 total finishers).
Complete Individual Results of Wesleyan Invitational Men's Race - not currently available here

 

10/11/08 - MEN IN NEW ENGLAND OPEN - 22nd of 47 teams - Boston, Mass.  (Franklin Park)
TOP-10 TEAM SCORING AT NEW ENGLAND OPEN:  UMass Lowell  79, New Hampshire  89, Brown  97, Dartmouth  192, UMass Amherst  196, Amherst & Boston U.  264, Williams  267, Boston College  299, Stonehill  314 .  Wesleyan  (22nd)  605.
WESLEYAN'S SCORING FIVE AT NEW ENGLAND OPEN  (8k course):  77)  Jonah Blumstein  25:57 ; 117)  Charles Lang  26:27 ; 126)  Matt Katz  26:30 ; 127)  Justin Spring  26:31 ; 158)  Chris Foster  26:51.  (316 total finishers).
WINNER OF RACE:  Tim Ritchie  (B.C.)  24:35.
Complete Results of New England Open Men's Race

10/25/08 - MEN IN LITTLE THREE MEET AT WILLIAMS
TEAM SCORING:  Williams  21, Amherst  48, Wesleyan 71
WESLEYAN'S SCORING FIVE:  4)  Jonah Blumstein  26:33 ; 17)  Matt Katz  27:28 ; 19)  Charles Lang  27:38 ;  21)  Chris Foster  27:45 ; 23) James Lawrence  27:55.
Winner of Race:  Perlis (Williams)  26:12.
Link to complete results of Little Three men's meet - not currently available here

11/1/08 - MEN IN NESCAC CHAMPIONSHIP AT BATES - 9th of 11 teams
TEAM SCORING AT NESCAC MEET:  Williams  44, Trinity  85, Amherst  93, Tufts  129, Conn. College  130, Middlebury  143, Bowdoin  176, Hamilton  199, Wesleyan  202, Bates  216, Colby  351.
WESLEYAN'S SCORING FIVE AT NESCAC MEET  (8k course):  22) Jonah Blumstein  26:33 ; 33)  Charles Lang  26:53 ; 40) Chris Foster  27:02 ; 56)  Matt Katz  27:24 ; 67)  Mac Schneider  27:37.  (119 total finishers).
WINNER OF RACE:  Peter Kosgei  (Hamilton)  25:07.
Complete Results of NESCAC Meet Men's Race

 

11/8/08 - MEN IN ECAC DIV. III CHAMPIONSHIP IN BRISTOL, R.I. (Colt State Park) -  11th of 48 teams  (Note - Wesleyan used its "B" team for this race so results do not count on overall record)
TOP 10 TEAM SCORING AT ECAC MEET:  Williams  64, Keene St.  100, Middlebury  144, Oneonta St.  146, Vassar  183, Amherst  221, St. Vincent (PA)  224, TCNJ  254, Southern Maine  354.  Wesleyan  (11th) - 360.
WESLEYAN'S SCORING FIVE AT ECAC MEET  (8k course):  39)  Tom Akita  27:51 ; 40)  Brad Litchfield  27:54 ; 44)  Fred Zenker  27:56 ; 113)  Andrew Freitas  29:02 ; 128)  Avinash Sridhar  29:15.  (322 total finishers).
WINNER OF RACE:  Adam Smith (St. Vincent, Pa.)  26:18.
Complete Results of ECAC Meet Men's Race

11/15/08 - MEN AT NEW ENGLAND DIVISION III CHAMPIONSHIP IN WILLIAMSTOWN, MASS. (Mt. Greylock Regional HS) - 15th of 49 teams
TOP 10 TEAMS SCORING AT NEW ENGLAND DIV. III MEET:  Williams  36, Amherst  122, Trinity  143, Brandeis  158, Bowdoin  204, Middlebury  217, Keene St.  220, MIT  227, Southern Maine  233, Conn. College  263..  Wesleyan  (15th) - 380.
WESLEYAN'S SCORING FIVE AT NEW ENGLAND DIV. III MEET:  63) Charles Lang  27:36.2 ; 69)  Matt Katz  27:49.6 ; 71) Justin Spring  27:50.5 ; 78)  Jonah Blumstein  27:56.2 ; 99) Chris Foster  28:23.1  (331 total finishers)
WINNER OF RACE:  Edgar Kosgey (Williams)  25:52.7.
Link to complete results of New England Division III  men's race  (scroll past women to get to men)