North Dartmouth, Mass...The men's and women's cross country opened the season at the UMass Dartmouth invitational on Saturday afternoon. The women finished their first race of the season in the top half of the field, 18th out of 40 teams. The men placed 33rd out of the same amount of teams.
On the men's side senior Alex Hull (Mount Laurel, N.J. ) turned in a time of 29:21 for a 169th place finish out of 315 runners. Classmate Ryan Van Dine (Bolton, Conn.) finished with a time of 30:47.
The men and women are back in action next saturday at the Worcester City Invitational at Moore State Park in Paxton, Mass.