For the second consecutive week, Abagaile Kimbrell and Nicholas Martello of the Spartan Cross Country program have been tabbed Rookie of the Week by the East Coast Conference. Kimbrell dropped almost thirty seconds from last week’s race, finishing in sixth place in a time of in 20:22 at the NYIT Invitational. Kimbrell helped the Spartan women take first place as a team. Martello had another strong performance in his second collegiate race. He finished the NYIT Invitational in sixth place. He clocked a time of 25:52 on the 7.7K course. Robert Guidicipitero, who ran a great race for the Spartans was named to the Weekly Honor Roll. His second place finish in 24:55 led to a first place team finish at the NYIT Invitational. Senior Kristen Borriello was also selected for the Honor Roll. In Borriello’s first cross country race, after not competing in the 2016 season, she picked up right where she left off. She was the first Spartan finisher in 19:30 (good for second overall).
Kimbrell & Martello Tabbed Rookies of the Week
Sep 18, 2017