When and Where: November 9, 2019 – NCAA Division II East Regional (Belmont Plain, Philadelphia, PA.) - Distance: 10k
Result: Southern New Hampshire University – 5th/14 (96)
Junior Micah Hewitson (New Market, Md.) finished fifth overall and the SNHU Men's Cross Country team finished in sixth place at Saturday's NCAA Division II East Regional in Philadelphia, Pa.
- Hewitson qualified for the National Championship by finishing fifth overall in 32.01.
- Junior Cedric Jocelyn (Nyack, N.Y.) was the second Penmen to cross the line, finishing 21st in 32:30.2
- Senior Michael Moreno (Houston, Texas) wound up with a 26th place finish in 32:40.9. Sophomore Alex Boedeker (Attleboro, Mass.) was next in 32nd at 33:06.5.
- Sophomore Conner Leone (Southington, Conn.) capped his season wtih a 33:28.1 for the 10k, in 39th place.
- American International College had the individual winner with freshman Ezra Mutai. The NE10 champ repeated in Philadelphia with a 30:58.4, claiming the title by 43 seconds over Lucas Taxter of Stonehill.
- Roberts Wesleyan (55) defeated American International College (65) for the team title. Stonehill (82), Franklin Pierce (97) and Southern Connecticut State (117) finished ahead of the Penmen (123).
- Hewitston will race next on November 23 at the NCAA Division II National Championship at Haggin Oaks Golf Course in Sacramento, Calif.
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