Secreti, Huggins-Filozof Among Top Six At Ramapo

Mike Secreti set the Felician course record for Garret Mountain, and finished second at the Roadrunner Invitational on Sept. 20, 2014. (Steven R. Smith)
Mike Secreti set the Felician course record for Garret Mountain, and finished second at the Roadrunner Invitational on Sept. 20, 2014. (Steven R. Smith)

WOODLAND PARK, N.J. – Felician College sophomore Mike Secreti (Paramus, N.J./Paramus) was the runner-upand set the men's school course record for Garret Mountain Reservation at the Roadrunner Cross-Country Invitational, hosted by Ramapo College on Saturday morning.

Secreti traversed the 8,000-meter course in 27 minutes, 34 seconds. He finished second to Ramapo senior Peter Tuohy, who clocked in at 27:21. The previous fastest time by a Golden Falcon at Garret Mountain came in 2003, with a 28:10 by Sean Emmerling in the Montclair State Invitational.

Felician senior Keenan Huggins-Filozof (Farmingdale, N.J./Freehold Township) also ran strong. The two-time all-Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference performer was sixth overall out of 74 entrants, crossing the finish line in 28:23.

The Golden Falcons did not post a team score. Also completing the race for Felician were junior Aiden Lynch (Marlton, N.J./Cherokee) (33rd, 31:47) and freshman Fernando Gomez (Secaucus, N.J./Secaucus) (40th, 33:30).

The host Roadrunners claimed the top six finishers and easily won the event with 15 points, the best score possible. Scranton University was second out of seven full teams with 49 points.