RICHMOND, Va. – Distance runners for the Marist men’s outdoor track & field team had a solid start to their season at the Fred Hardy Invitational, held Friday-Saturday at the University of Richmond.

In the 5,000 meters, seven Red Foxes placed in the top 17 overall, with all finishing within 30 seconds of each other. This group was led by senior Joel Moss (Baldwinsville, N.Y.), who finished fifth in an outdoor-best time of 15:03.71.

Junior Ryan Scrudato (Westfield, N.J.) turned in an impressive performance in the 3,000 meters, finishing 10th with a personal best of 8:45.13.

In all, the Red Foxes set 13 personal or outdoor bests at the meet.

Here are the complete results from the meet:

Fred Hardy Invitational

University of Richmond

Friday and Saturday, March 29-30, 2013

Men’s results

100-meter dash

39-Alex Cunningham 11.93

200-meter dash

43-Alex Cunningham 23.99

400-meter dash

34-Zach Berzal 53.14

40-Marc Cenicola 53.92

1,500-meter run

19-David Marthy 4:04.57 (personal best)

24-Charlie Ropes 4:07.76 (personal best)

29-Mark Vuono 4:09.06

40-Ty Gamble 4:12.75 (personal best)

41-Isaiah Miller 4:12.82 (personal best)

54-Kyle Hannafin 4:19.80

57-Chris Reynolds 4:23.86

3,000-meter run

10-Ryan Scrudato 8:45.13 (personal best)

5,000-meter run

5-Joel Moss 15:03.71 (outdoor best)

7-Billy Posch 15:13.43

9-Johnny Lee 15:25.16 (personal best)

11-Pat Rynkowski 15:26.79 (personal best)

13-Nick Salek 15:28.29

16-Ian Dorset 15:33.37

17-Billy Hild 15:33.81 (outdoor best)

23-Tommy Lappas 16:29.26 (personal best)

24-Will Schanz 16:39.82

25-Mike Keegan 16:46.50

26-Ricky Willi 17:16.68

10,000-meter run

8-Omar Perez 33:44.97 (personal best)

9-Doug Ainscow 34:01.67 (personal best)

110-meter hurdles

12-Alex Cunningham 15.69 (personal best)

23-Robert Marone 19.14

400-meter hurdles

16-Robert Marone 59.19

18-Zach Berzal 1:00.16

3,000-meter steeplechase

8-Nick Hughes 10:10.26

1,600-meter relay

19-Marist A (Marc Cenicola, Zach Berzal, Rob Marone, Isaiah Miller) 3:34.26

23-Marist B (Mark Vuono, Bryan Buttigieg, Ty Gamble, Will Schanz) 3:44.41

3,200-meter relay

3-Marist A (Mark Vuono, Matt Panebianco, David Marthy, Chris Vanzetta) 7:55.62

5-Marist B (Bryan Buttigieg, Charlie Ropes, Ty Gamble, Isaiah Miller) 8:07.48

Long jump

30-Aaron Kippins 5.35 meters

31-Connor Dodge 5.34 meters

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