Bethlehem, Pa. (November 10, 2017)--Nicolas Fransham was the Mount's top finisher at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships, hosted by Lehigh at the Goodman Campus XC Course on Friday. The Mount placed 21st in the field of 26 teams.
Fransham completed the 10-kilometer course in a time of 31:48.2 to finish 71st overall in the field of 180 runners. Freshman Isaac Kole finished 106th with a time of 32:37.6 with Chris Evans (143rd, 33:14.1), Mitchel Wileczek (144th, 33:17.8) and Benjamin Finnigan (154th, 33:45.0) rounding out the Mount's top five runners.
Princeton took home the team title with 57 points. The Mount finished in 21st place with 618 points, finishing ahead of Seton Hall, Rider, NJIT, Lafayette and Loyola.