STANDISH, Maine- University of Maine at Farmington men's cross country team captured the Runnin' Monks Invitational Championship for the second-consecutive season with 38 points in the 8k race on the Saint Joseph's course on Saturday afternoon.
Sophomore Robbie Hollis (Auburn, Maine/Edward Little) won the event for the second year with a 28:07 performance. Teammate Connor Wagner (Bangor, Maine/John Bapst) finished third overall at 28:36.
The Beavers would place two more runners in the top ten overall. Yusuff Adow (Auburn, Maine/Edward Little) finished in sixth and Abdi Hassan (Auburn, Maine/Edward Little) raced in at 30:17 and a ninth place finish. Connor Marland (Wrentham, Mass./King Philip) rounded out UMF's scorers with a solid 19th place finish.
The Beavers finished with 38 points. Second place Thomas College finished 17 points back.
UMaine-Farmington will next run at the Maine State Invitational held at Saint Joesph's on Saturday.