FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 29, 2004

 

2004 Rhode Island College
Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Update #1

 

Providence, RI--Head Coach Kevin Jackson’s team opened the season at the Snowflake Classic, hosted by Northeastern University, on Saturday, Mar. 27. No team scores were kept at the meet.

 

Senior Mike Basilico (Johnston, RI) placed 11th in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:28.21.

                                                                                                                                                                                             

Junior Marc Piette (Woonsocket, RI) placed sixth in the hammer throw with a distance of 156’08"

 

Sophomore Manny Karngar (Providence, RI) placed 11th in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:07.99.

 

Sophomore Nick Palazzo (Providence, RI) placed fifth in the hammer throw with a distance of 158’09’’.

 

Sophomore Tim Goodwin (Warwick, RI) placed 47th in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:22.84.

 

Freshman Matt Goroza (West Warwick, RI) placed 36th in the 400 meters with a time of 56.30.

 

Freshman Alex Hand (East Greenwich, RI) placed 20th in the discus with a distance of 107’05’’.

 

Freshman Jam Luong (Millbury, MA) placed seventh in the triple jump with a distance of 39’.01".

 

Freshman John Martinelli (North Providence, RI) placed 15th in the 400 meters with a time of 52.94.

 

Freshman Chris Matteson (Wood River Junction, RI) placed 38th in the 400 meters with a time of 58.91.

 

Freshman Dan Newman (Smithfield, RI) placed sixth in the high jump with a mark of 6’00".

 

Freshman Javon Partin (Providence, RI) placed 18th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:05.12.

 

In upcoming action, the Anchormen will host the Rhode Island College Invitational on Saturday, Apr. 3 at 11 a.m.

 

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