Duckloe 13th, Diplomats 10th at Paul Short

Duckloe 13th, Diplomats 10th at Paul Short

LEHIGH, Pa. – Greg Duckloe led the way for Franklin & Marshall with a 13th finish at the Paul Short Run hosted by Lehigh University Friday afternoon. Duckloe covered the eight-kilometer course in 26:48 crossing the line just 38 seconds behind meet champion Eric DuBois (26:10) from Rowan.

The Diplomats placed 10th as a team, three spots higher than last year, while Rowan came in first in the 33-team event.
Angelo Arce finished 63rd (27:50) followed closely by Josh Wesalo at 27:59 (71st). Tim Merlino was the third runner to cross the line for the Diplomats. Merlino finished with a time of 28:08, good enough for 79th Ryan Bell (28:25), Francis Blancero (28:52) and Ezra Rothman (29:03) rounded out the finishes for F&M.
The Diplomats return to the course October 9th when they host the Friends of Sarah Run.
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13  Greg Duckloe, So           26:48   

63  Angelo Arce, So            27:50

71  Josh Wesalo, So            27:59

79  Tim Merlino, So            28:08

96  Ryan Bell, Sr              28:25

117 Francis Blancero, So       28:52   

125 Ezra Rothman, So           29:03