GENESEO, N.Y. - SUNY Geneseo junior John Panus finished first in the 5,000-meter run to kick off the outdoor track & field season for the Knights at the Early Season Invitational, Wednesday afternoon.
Panus crossed the finish line with a time of 15:32.04, leading a pack of four Geneseo runners in the top-five.
Junior transfer Alex Hall was also victorious for the Knights, leading a Geneseo sweep of the top-three spots in the steeplechase with a 9:54.36 clocking.
The Knights are next scheduled to compete on Sunday (Apr. 3) at the Yellowjacket Invitational at Rochester.
GENESEO EARLY SEASON INVITATIONAL
TOP GENESEO FINISHERS
1. Geneseo (Strassfield, Donroe, Segelin, Planeta) 42.84
7. Chris Odin 4:08.28
7. Austin Cutler 16.39
11. Eric Zenzerovich 52.65
4. Elineury Collado 2:01.73
5. James Martin 2:02.35
3. Dylan Switzer 58.49
4. Austin Cutler 1:00.88
5. Austin Donroe 22.61
2. Geneseo (Forman, LoParco, Hannahoe, Faulkner) 3:31.86
13. Aidan Fullerton 11.63m
3. Aidan Fullerton 6.39m
4. David Pollock 6.17m
6. Kevin Palmisano 3.90m