Heilman crosses sixth

Jim Heilman (c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Jim Heilman (c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

FREDERICK, Md. – Jim Heilman (Lutherville, Md./Baltimore Lutheran) finished sixth to lead McDaniel at the Hood Cross Country Open in men's cross country action on Saturday.

Time and Score:

  • The Green Terror finished tied for third out of 14 teams at the meet with 98 points. A total of 133 runners competed at the 8,000-meter distance. Grove City won the meet with 20 points.

Heads of the Class:

  • Jim Heilman turned in a time of 26:34 to finish sixth.

Five of a Kind: The following athletes rounded out the scoring five at the meet:

Top 10 Worthy: The following athletes finished in the top 10 at the meet:

Top of His Game: The following athletes turned in a personal best at the meet:

  • Jim Heilman bettered his previous best by 29 seconds.
  • Will Greene bettered his previous best by 27 seconds.
  • Gavin Gibson bettered his previous best by 1 minute, 7 seconds.
  • Shaun Thompson bettered his previous best by 34 seconds.
  • Michael Gallagher bettered his previous best by 19 seconds.
  • Cyrus Daroowalla (Westminster, Md./Westminster) bettered his previous best by seven seconds.
  • Kyle Crouse (Keymar, Md./Francis Scott Key) bettered his previous best by 17 seconds.

Making the List: The following athletes turned in a top-10 all-time Green Terror time on the course.

The Best of the Rest: The following also competed at the event:

Next Up: The Green Terror is back in action at the Centennial Conference Championship hosted by Haverford on Saturday, Oct. 29 beginning at 11 a.m.

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