Codfish Bowl at Franklin Park, Mass.
Team Bates Finishers 1. MIT 55 5. Mike Danahy 25:27 2. BATES 75 9. Matt Twiest 25:48 3. UMass-Lowell 88 13. Steve Dutton 26:10 4. Amherst 98 14. Andrew Gruel 26:16 5. Bentley 109 34. Chris Lupo 26:52 6. Coast Guard 139 35. Brendan Hahesy 26:56 7. Southern Maine 233 37. John McGrath 27:00 8. Conn. College 257 9. Merrimac 259 10.Westfield State 288 11.Tufts 'B' 299 12.Wheaton 358 13.UMass-Dartmouth 383 14.Brandeis 'B' 388 15.Norwich 392 16.Stonehill 417The Bobcats placed second of 16 teams at the prestigious Codfish Bowl race at Franklin Park, Mass., defeating several New-England-ranked teams, as well as four Division II squads.
Junior tri-captain Mike Danahy (So. Windsor, Conn.) was the Bobcats top finisher for the third week in a row, placing fifth with a personal-best time of 25:27. Classmate Matt Twiest (Albuquerque, N.M.) earned his first top-10 finish of the season, placing ninth.
Junior Steve Dutton (Londonderry, N.H.) and first-year runner Andrew Gruel
(Bridgewater, N.J.) finished 13th and 14th respectively. Sophomore Chris
Lupo (Portsmouth, R.I.) rounded out the scoring in 34th place with a time
of 26:52. Juniors Brendan Hahesy (Melrose, Mass.) and John McGrath
(Merrimack, N.H.) placed 35th and 37th in 26:56 and 27:00, giving the
Bobcats their closest spread of the season from one to seven at 1:33.