Hanceville, AL. - The MMI men's cross country team, led by freshman Nicholas Abbinanti III, defeated Wallace State Community College 22 to 35 Saturday afternoon to claim the 2017 Alabama Community College Conference championship. Abbinanti finished the 8k event with a time of 27:27.01 and was named the 2017 ACCC Runner of the Year.
Freshmen Cameron Covington and James Lagrone solidified the win for Marion with a 2nd and 3rd place finish, respectively. They both earned ACCC All-Region honors as did fellow teammate Alejandro Contreras, who finished in seventh place.
Congratulations to the MMI Tigers!