PHILADELPHIA –Will Grillo placed in the top-fourth of the field of 160 at the Jack Saint Clair Memorial, helping the University of the Sciences men's cross country team to a seventh place finish in the 17-team field at Belmont Plateau on Saturday afternoon.
Running just his second collegiate race, the freshman bettered the time from his collegiate debut by over a minute to clock in at 30:09.6 on the 8K course for a 34th place finish.
Sophomore Dylan Zuch was the second Devil to cross, coming in at 31:20.3 to finish 57th overall.
Lucas Burkhardt made his collegiate debut, finishing with a time of 33:38.6.
As a team, USciences accumulated 288 points to finish ahead of Central Atlantic Collegaite Conference (CACC) foes Felician and Caldwell.
The Devils are back in action next Saturday, Oct. 19 at Rowan's Inter-Regional Border Battle, hosted at Gloucester County Dream Park in Logan Township, N.J.
34. Will Grillo – 30:09.6 (season-best)
57. Dylan Zuch – 31:20.3
76. Isaac Hoskins – 32:11.2 (season-best)
79. Christopher Kelly – 32:20.4 (season-best)
98. Lucas Burkhardt – 33:38.6