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MXC Produces Six PRs at ACC Championship




Oct. 29, 2011

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Clemson, S.C. –The Boston College men’s cross country team turned in six personal records to total 281 team points and take 11th place at the 2011 ACC Cross Country Championship on Saturday morning at Musser Farms.

Junior Jordan Hamm led the Eagles for the third time this season with a personal best time of 24:22.9 over the six kilometer course. The Java Center, N.Y., lowered his previous PR by over 40 seconds to finish in 31st place and score first for BC.

Classmate Louis Serafini was the next Eagles to cross the line with the fastest time of his career. Coming in at 24:39.2, the Niskayuna, N.Y., finished in 48th of 110 athletes to score second for BC.

Fellow third-year James Glover crushed his career best by over a minute, turning in a 25:24.1 clip for 77th place.

Sophomore Anthony Bellitti topped his PR by nearly 45 ticks of the clock, to take 82nd place in 25:33.9.

The scoring was completed for BC when senior Akash Chougule drastically lowered his personal best for 90th place in 25:47.1.

The Eagles will compete next in the Northeast Regional in Buffalo, N.Y., on Saturday, October 12 at 11:45 a.m.

Overall Champion: Ryan Hill, NC State, 23:06.3

Team Totals (Scoring)
1. NC State – 51 (1,2,15,16,17)
2. Florida State – 55 (4,5,12,13,21)
3. North Carolina – 84 (6,9,14,27,28)
4. Virginia Tech – 116 (7,10,30,34,35)
4. Duke – 116 (11,22,23,24,36)
6. Virginia – 169 (3,26,42,47,51)
7. Wake Forest – 212 (18,41,46,52,55)
8. Maryland – 232 (32,39,43,58,60)
9. Georgia Tech – 239 (33,38,49,57,62)
10. Clemson – 268 (8,56,66,67,71)
11. Boston College – 281 (31,45,65,68,72)
12. Miami – 372 (64,70,77,80,81)

BC Finishes
31. Jordan Hamm, Jr. – 24:22.9*
48. Louis Serafini, Jr. – 24:39.2*
77. James Glover, Jr. – 25:24.1*
82. Anthony Bellitti, So. – 25:33.9*
90. Akash Chougule, Sr. – 25:47.1*
98. Richard Lucas, Fr. – 26:04.0*
106. John Shannon, Sr. – 27:00.3^
110. Joe McConaughy, So. – 27:43.3
*Personal Record
^Season Best

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