Duo of Wagner and Hollis Guide Beavers to Fourth Place at Gordon Pop Crowell Invt.

Duo of Wagner and Hollis Guide Beavers to Fourth Place at Gordon Pop Crowell Invt.

WRENTHAM, Mass. – The duo of Connor Wagner and Robert Hollis powered the University of Maine at Farmington men's cross country team to a fourth place team finish at the Gordon Pop Crowell Invitational on Saturday, hosted by Gordon College.

Wagner placed sixth overall in the individual standings with a combined time of 27:12 and averaged a 5.27 mile. Hollis followed in seventh with a time of 27:21 and averaged only a tenth of a second slower per mile than Wagner.

Austin Gatcomb had a strong showing with a 25th place finish. David Doering and Kadir Hassan rounded out the Beavers scoring with near top 30 finishes.

The team came in fourth out of 11 teams in the 5k race. UMF recorded a score of 95 and trailed host Gordon College by 15 points for second place. The University of New England grabbed the crown with 42 points.

UMaine-Farmington will race again on October 10 at the St. Joseph's Runnin' Monks Invitational.