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2006 ALUMNI/AE RACE

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Back on campus for the 2006 edition of the alumni/ae cross-country race on Sat., Sept. 9 were  (L to R):  Erin Smith '06, Judy Seiff '86, Leah Sampson '00, Owen Kiely '06, Dave Buddington '63, Elmer Swanson (long-time former head coach), John Hastings '71, Art Magni '93 and Pat Butler '98.  Though alum and All-American Owen Kiley showed off his form with an 18-second margin of victory for the men over the 5k course, the current varsity eek'd out a 20-43 victory over the alums.  There was no team scoring for the women.

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The men's team engages in another strategic pre-race meeting, or did someone just drop a contact lens .....

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Ready ... set .... oh, wait ....  there, I got this silly gun to work ........

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Matt Franco '07 tries to show professor of MB&B Scott Holmes, the faculty mentor to the cross country teams, the proper racing form.  Prof. Holmes showed Franco by the end of the race, beating him by almost a minute.

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Acknowledging his many fans is John Hastings '71 while Dave Buddington '63 plays it cool.  The two ran neck-and-neck the whole way and in the end finished in a dead heat for last place.

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Judy Seiff '86 does her patented chicken dive at the finish line as she covered the 3,458m course in 16:32.  If you're counting, that's about 3 1/2 meters a second ......pretty good!  In the background, race winner Ellen Davis '07 tries her own version of the chicken dive, but doesn't come close.

 

COMPLETE RACE RESULTS:

Men - 5k
1. Owen Kiely '06 - 16:26
2. Jon King '07 - 16:44
3. Alex Battaglino '07 - 16:50
4. Sean Watson '08 - 16:58
5. Nate Hudell '07 - 17:00
6. Anda Greeney '07 - 17:05
7. Nick Holowka '07 - 17:07
8. Ed Kenney '07 - 17:08
9. Jonah Blumstein '09 - 17:23
10. Matt Shea '08 - 17:49
11. Chris Foster '09 - 17:53
12. Mike Brady '07 - 18:06
13. Art Magni '93 - 18:07
14. Tom Akita '10 - 18:11
15. Stephen Morris '07 - 18:13
16. Brad Litchfield '09 - 18:25
17. Fred Zenker '09 - 18:30
18. Dave Tassone '08 - 19:04
19. Nelson Norsworthy '10 - 19:06
20. Justin Spring '10 - 19:21
21. Scott Holmes - 19:34
22. Matt Franco '07 - 20:27
23. Tom Kiely - 23:30
24. Pat Butler '98 - 23:46
25. Dave Buddington '63 - 32:57
     John Hastings '71 - 32:57

 
Women -3,458m
1. Ellen Davis '07 - 13:38
2. Anna Schindler '09 - 13:53
3. Lucia Pier '08 - 14:19
4. Julia Stone '09 - 14:48
5. Hannah Hastings '08 - 14:51
6. Liz Wheatley '09 - 15:00
7. Ravenna Neville '10 - 15:07
8. Erin Smith '06 - 15:09
9. Megan Kretz '07 - 15:17
10. Kelly Wilson '10 - 15:31
11. Kora Shin '09 - 16:24
12. Judy Seiff '86 - 16:32
13. Amanda Jacob '10 - 16:56
14. Leah Sampson '00 - 17:01