A native of Phillipstown, N.Y., DiPaolo led the way for the Pride over the weekend as the team finished second out of nine teams with 66 points. The host, Keene State College, bested the competition with 26 points. Following Springfield were Wheaton, which had 82 points, UMass Lowell which had 111 points, and rounding out the top five was Stonehill with 112 points.
The sophomore finished the 5k race in fourth place overall with a time of 19:24.
The next race for the DiPaolo and the Pride is the New England Championships at Franklin Park in Boston, Mass. next weekend (Oct. 6th).