HAMBURG, N.Y. – At the Meghan Memorial on Saturday, the D’Youville men’s cross country team finished second to Medaille. Henry Smith won the 5k race for the Saints.
The Saints finished with a team score of 45 points to Medaille’s 37. Erie Community College was third (57), and Hilbert (76) was fourth.
Smith crossed the line in 17:18.16 to finished six seconds clear of Joe Pillittieri. It was the first win of Smith’s career in only his fifth race as a collegiate.
David Oswald was second for the Saints on the road. Oswald finished fourth after clocking a 17:33.63. Smith and Oswald have finished first and second on the Saints at every race in 2021.
The third Saint in the top ten was Dalton Holthouse. Holthouse finished eighth in 18:44.36. Tyler Muscarella was 12th for the Saints in a time of 19:59.43. Dominick Harris was the final scoring finisher for the Saints in 21st (25:18.0).
The Saints are back in action on Saturday, Oct. 16, at the Canisius College Alumni Classic. It is the final race before the ECC Championships on Oct. 23.