Mark McGurrin, Men's Cross Country

Junior Mark McGurrin (Manlius, N.Y.) cruised to a first-place finish to help the Brown University men's cross county team capture first place at the home Rothenberg Invitational Friday afternoon at Goddard State Park.

McGurrin completed the 8-kilometer course in a time of 25:24.9 to claim the top finish nearly 14 seconds ahead of the nearest competitor in the even that featured Boston College, Dartmouth, Rhode Island and UMass-Lowell.