Maliff and Casiglio Earn NECC Weekly Awards for Cross Country
RUNNER OF THE WEEK – Newbury College junior Ryan Maliff (Ashfield, Mass.) broke a personal best time crossing the line at 30:44 in the 8K Pop Crowell Invitational in Wenham, Mass hosted by Gordon College. Maliff finished in 133rd place breaking the 31 minute mark for the first time.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK – Lesley University freshman Kyle Casiglio (Shelton, Conn.) crossed the line one shy of the top ten in 11th place out of 252 harriers with a personal course best at 27:04 for the 8K Pop Crowell Invitational in Wenham, Mass hosted by Gordon College. Casiglio also broke Fran Cusick's record of 27:16 for the Lynx. He was the top NECC runner to finish the race. He helped the Lynx to a 14th place out of 23 teams with a team score of 356.