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Sage Men’s Cross Country History

Program started: 2010

Coaches: Jim Bowles (2010-2016), Zachary Williams (2017-2018), David Taranto (2019- to present)


Named to 2010 US Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association NCAA Division III Men’s Scholar Team

Finished 7th in Skyline Conference Championship (2015)

3rd place finish at Skyline Conference Championship in 2012 (best finish in program history)

Finished 40th at 2015 NCAA Division 3 Atlantic Regionals

Notable Student-Athletes:

Juan Reyes-Alvarez: program’s first four-time Skyline All-Conference performer (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015); two-time Skyline Conference Men’s Cross Country Scholar Athlete of the Year (2013, 2014); placed 5th out of 97 at Skyline Championship (2015); 7th out of 143 at Mt. St. Mary Invitational (2015); four-time Men’s Cross Country Gator of the Year (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.

Zach Funk earns two Skyline Conference Rookie of the Week citations (2015), while finishing in the Top 15 at 2015 Skyline Conference Championship and earns Skyline Conference Second Team honors.

Jarryd Wick: Three-time team captain and two-time Gator of the Year award recipient (2017, 2018).


Sage Empire 8 All-Conference Honorees

2017      Jarryd Wick, Empire 8 Sportsmanship Team

2018      Jarryd Wick, Empire 8 Sportsmanship Team


Sage Skyline Conference All-Conference All-Time Honorees

2012   Juan Reyes-Alvarez, First Team

         Jesus Vasquez-Lopes, Second Team   

          Bryan Kelly, Second Team

2013   Juan Reyes-Alvarez, First Team

2014   Juan Reyes-Alvarez, First Team

2015   Juan Reyes-Alvarez, First Team

            Zachary Funk, Second Team