SMITHFIELD, R.I. – The Castleton University men's cross country team placed seventh at the Little East Conference Championships on Saturday.
Southern Maine won the team championship on the strength of five top-15 performances. UMass-Dartmouth fell five points shorts and finished second with 48 points.
Plymouth State finished third in team scoring with 83 points, followed by Keene State (85 points), Eastern Connecticut State (132 points), and UMass Boston (166 points). Following Castleton was the host, Rhode Island College (205 points) and Western Connecticut State (278 points).
Castleton will compete next at the New England Regional on Nov. 10 at 12 p.m.