Brendan Farrell finished sixth among individuals, the senior posting a time of 16 minutes, 16.1 seconds as Burnt Hills' Otis Ubriaco won in 16:03.4.
F-M had greater depth, though, starting with senior Paul Merriman as he took 13th place in 16:33.8. Then, in a spurt, three Hornets came to the line close to each other, all of them beating the third, fourth and fifth Burnt Hills runners.
Junior Mark McGurrin got to 21st place, in 16:47 flat. Right behind him, junior Andrew Roache claimed 23rd place in 16:48.3 as senior Joe Harnett, in 25th place (16:49.7), clinched the victory. Ben Thomas (17:32.6) and Owen Strong (18:26.1) rounded out the roster.