Six Spartans Earn All-Conference Honors

Six Spartans Earn All-Conference Honors

The St. Thomas Aquinas Cross Country team landed six runners on the ECC All-Conference teams.  On the men's side, Robert Guidicipietro was named to the All-Conference Second Team followinh his 9th place individual finish.  This is his second All-Conference award in as many years.  Freshman Nicholas Martello finished in 11th place in 26:38 which was good for a place on the All-Conference 2nd team.  Senior Vincent Vazquez also eaned All-Conference Second Team honors with his 13th place finish.  The team took 2nd place overall, falling only to Roberts Wesleyan College.

For the women, Aida Torpey set the pace at 18:42 in 3rd place and was an All-Conference First Team selection.  Senior Kristen Borriello joined Torpey on the First team with a 7th place finish in 19:05.  Sophomore Rebecca MacLeod earned her first All-Conference award on the Second Team with a 14th place finish.  The women's team finished in 2nd place overall.

Men's Cross Country All-Conference First Team
Name (Time)
Josiah Ottolini, Roberts Wesleyan
Noah Simatei, NYIT
Christopher Sims, Roberts Wesleyan
Justin Shaffer, Roberts Wesleyan
Benjamin Matz, Roberts Wesleyan
Anthony Casullo, Roberts Wesleyan
Nathan Cannon, Roberts Wesleyan

Men's Cross Country All-Conference Second Team
Name (Time)
Brian Michels, Molloy
Robert Guidicipietro, St. Thomas Aquinas
Erik Johnson, Roberts Wesleyan
Nicholas Martello, St. Thomas Aquinas
Joshua Bodnar, Daemen
Vincent Vazquez, St. Thomas Aquinas
James Finnegan, Molloy

Women's Cross Country All-Conference First Team
Name (Time)
Talya Williams, LIU Post
Amy Trabert, Daemen
Aida Torpey, St. Thomas Aquinas
Emily Betts, Roberts Wesleyan
Ashley Watson, Roberts Wesleyan
Tara Pede, Daemen
Kristen Borriello, St. Thomas Aquinas
Women's Cross Country All-Conference Second Team
Name (Time)
Veronica Stauffer, Roberts Wesleyan
Brittany Shumway, Roberts Wesleyan
Michaela Bierly, Roberts Wesleyan
Addison Sgroi, Roberts Wesleyan
Moriah Martone, Roberts Wesleyan
Makenzie Widder, Roberts Wesleyan
Rebecca McLeod, St. Thomas Aquinas