Heilman finishes 27th at conference meet

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

HAVERFORD, Pa. – Jim Heilman (Lutherville, Md./Baltimore Lutheran) finished 27th to lead McDaniel to a ninth-place finish at the 2016 Centennial Conference (CC) men's cross country championship on Saturday.

Time and Score:

  • The Green Terror finished ninth at the meet with 202 points. A total of 103 runners competed at the 8,000-meter distance. Haverford won the nine-team championship meet on its own campus course with 34 points. Johns Hopkins was second with 43 points. Dickinson (107), Muhlenberg (121), Swarthmore (151), Gettysburg (173), Franklin & Marshall (179) and Ursinus (199) rounded out the field.

Head of the Class:

  • Jim Heilman turned in a time of 26:44.5 to finish 27th.

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

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

  • Michael Gallagher bettered his previous best by 18 seconds.
  • Alex Panagakos (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll) bettered his previous best by 13 seconds.
  • Miky Kisi (Baltimore, Md./Archbishop Curley) bettered his previous best by 25 seconds.
  • Caleb White (Glen Burnie, Md./Baltimore City College) bettered his previous best by 1 minute, 9 seconds.

Making the List: The following athletes turned in a top-15 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 NCAA Mideast Regional hosted by DeSales on Saturday, Nov. 12 beginning at 11 a.m.

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