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January 19, 2004

 

Rhode Island College Men’s Indoor Track Update #4

Providence, RI--Head Coach Kevin Jackson’s team competed at the Wesleyan University Cardinal Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 17. There were no team scores kept at the meet.

 

Sophomore Manny Karngar (Providence, RI) broke two school-records by finishing first in the 200 meters with a time of 23.14 and first in the 500 meters with a time of 1:05.53.

 

Senior Tim Rudd (Warwick, RI) finished first in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:41.10 and second in the 500 meters with a time of 1:08.39. He placed second in the 800 meters with a time of 2:00.60 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He finished fifth in the mile with a time of 4:26.60 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13. He placed first in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:36.67 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Junior Marc Piette (Woonsocket, RI) finished fifth in shot with a distance of 37’03.75” and second in the weight throw with a distance of 45’10.00”. He placed ninth in the weight throw with a distance of 41’06.50” at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He finished seventh in the weight throw with a distance of 13.40 meters at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13. He placed third in the weight throw with a distance of 46’00.50” at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Sophomore Nick Palazzo (Providence, RI) placed third in the weight throw with a distance of 44’11.50”. He finished ninth in the weight throw with a distance of 13.15 meters at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13. He placed fourth in the weight throw with a distance of 43’07.75” at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Sophomore Richard Palazzo (Providence, RI) finished fourth in the weight throw with a distance of 41’01.00”. He placed 14th in the weight throw with a distance of 37’09.50” at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He finished 16th in the weight throw with a distance of 11.63 meters at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13. He placed ninth in the weight throw with a distance of 34’05.00” at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Junior Josh Precourt (Woonsocket, RI) finished seventh in the 200 meters with a time of 24.73 and ninth in the 400 meters with a time of 55:26. He placed 24th in the 400 meters with a time of 54.77 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He finished 19th in the 400 meters with a time of 55.28 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13. He placed fifth in the 400 meters with a time of 55.81 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Freshman Jam Luong (Millbury, MA) finished third in the long jump with a distance of 18’09.75” and third in the triple jump with a distance of 39’03.25”. He placed 15th in the long jump with a distance of 17’10.75” at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He finished sixth in the long jump with a distance of 5.58 meters and 28th in the 400 meters with a time of 57.13 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13. He placed ninth in the 200 meters with a time of 26.14 and sixth in the long jump with a mark of 17’07.00” at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Freshman Andy Neil (Warwick, RI) finished fourth in the 500 meters with a time of 1:12.17. He placed 25th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:12.79 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He finished 14th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:09.79. He placed second in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:47.46 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Freshman Javon Partin (Providence, RI) finish seventh in the 500 meters with a time of 1:14.71. He placed 20th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:08.59 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He finished 11th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:07.46 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13. He placed third in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:47.46 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Freshman Tim Goodwin (Warwick, RI) placed sixth in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:48.43. He finished 11th in the mile with a time of 4:44.56 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He placed eighth in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:43.03 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Senior Mike Basilico (Johnston, RI) finished eighth in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:55.31 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He placed 11th in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:58.46 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Freshman Chris Matteson (Wood River Junction, RI) finished first in the 55 meter hurdles with a time of 8.67 and tenth in the 200 meters with a time of 24.91. He placed 16th in the preliminary round of the 55 meter hurdles with a time of 8.96 and 40th in the 400 meters with a time of 58.44 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He finished eighth in the 60 meter hurdles with a time of 9.49 and 27th in the 400 meters with a time of 57.06 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13. He placed eighth in the 55 meter hurdles with a time of 9.06 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Freshman Dan Newman (Smithfield, RI) placed fourth in the high jump with a mark of 5’10.00”. He finished sixth in the high jump with a mark of 6’01.25” at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He placed third in the high jump with mark of 6’02.00” at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Freshman Matt Goroza (West Warwick, RI) placed 15th in the 200 meters with a time of 25.80. He finished 37th in the prelims of the 55 meters with a time of 7.36 and 41st in the 400 meters with a time of 59.29 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He placed 32nd in the 60 meters with a time of 7.64 and 29th in the 200 meters with a time of 25.47 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13.

 

Freshman John Martinelli (North Providence, RI) placed 12th in the 200 meters with a time of 25.28 and 12th in the 400 meters with a time of 56.08. He finished 33rd in the prelims of the 55 meters with a time of 7.17 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He placed 16th in the 60 meters with a time of 7.60 and 16th in the 400 meters with a time of 54.59 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13.

 

Freshman Eric Lonergan (North Kingstown, RI) placed 16th in the mile with a time of 4:41.55 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He finished tenth in the mile with a time of 4:39.81 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 13. He placed seventh in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:36.62 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

Junior Joe Parenteau (Smithfield, RI) finished seventh in the 800 meters with a time of 2:00.27 at the Yale Classic on Jan. 10. He placed fourth in the mile with a time of 4:32.22 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 6.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will compete at the Tufts Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 24 at 10 a.m.

 

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