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January 17, 2005

 

Rhode Island College Men’s Indoor Track & Field Update #3

Providence, RI--Head Coach Kevin Jackson’s team competed at the Wesleyan University Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 15. No team scores were kept at the meet.

 

Junior Manny Karngar (Providence, RI) placed first in the 400 meters and second in the 200 meters with times of 50.58 and 23.24, respectively. He placed fourth in the 400 meters with a time of 50.04 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11. He placed second in the 800 meters with a time of 1:54.68 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Freshman Jordan Wright (Brookline, MA) placed sixth in the 55 meter dash with a time of 6.88, fifth in the 200 meters with a time of 23.76, second in the long jump with a leap of 6.19 meters and first in the triple jump with a distance of 12.56 meters. He placed 13th in the 200 meters with a time of 23.26 and 14th in long jump with a leap of 5.96 meters at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11. Wright placed tenth in the 55 meter dash with a time of 6.83, ninth in the 200 meter dash with a time of 23.79 and ninth in the long jump with a distance of 19’06.00” at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Senior Marc Piette (Woonsocket, RI) placed second in the weight throw with a distance of 14.41 meters and sixth in the shot put with a distance of 11.61 meters. He placed fifth in the weight throw with a distance of 14.30 meters at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11.

 

Sophomore Eric Lonergan (North Kingstown, RI) placed fifth in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:44.68 and seventh in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:19.04. He placed 23rd in the 800 meters with a time of 2:03.38 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11. Lonergan placed tenth in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:50.14 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Sophomore John Martinelli (North Providence, RI) placed 12th in the 200 meters with a time of 24.83 and eighth in the 400 meters with a time of 55.72. He placed 41st in the 400 meters with a time of 55.14 and 55th in the 200 meters with a time of 24.68 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11. Martinelli placed ninth in the 400 meter dash with a time of 55.24 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Freshman Greg Clark (Pawtucket, RI) placed eighth in the 800 meters with a time of 2:09.28 and 13th in the 1,500 meters with a time of 5:03.37. He 31st in the 800 meters with a time of 2:05.65 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11. He placed fourth in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:43.04 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Freshman Yevgeny Kuo (Brookline, MA) placed 46th in the 200 meters with a time of 24.35 and 21st in the long jump with a leap of 5.76 meters. He placed 14th in the 200 meter dash with a time of 24.73 and 12th in the long jump with a distance of 18’05.25” at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Freshman Mike Van Gieson (Foster, RI) placed sixth in the 800 meters with a time of 2:06.29. He placed 30th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:05.42 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11. Van Gieson placed sixth in the 800 meters with a time of 2:04.22 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Sophomore Dan Newman (Smithfield, RI) placed second in the high jump with a height of 1.93 meters. He placed eighth in the high jump with a height of 1.86 meters at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11.

 

Sophomore Bo Luong (Millbury, MA) placed third in the long jump with a leap of 5.90 meters and third in the triple jump with a distance of 12.00 meters. He placed 18th in the long jump with a leap of 5.84 meters at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11.

 

Junior Tim Goodwin (Warwick, RI) placed seventh in the 3,000 meters with a time of 10:31.53 and 13th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:15.96.

 

Sophomore Matt Goroza (West Warwick, RI) placed 16th in the 200 meters with a time of 26.06 and 12th in the 500 meters with a time of 1:14.67. He placed 73rd in the 200 meters with a time of 25.67 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11. Goroza placed 23rd in the 200 meter dash with a time of 26.35 and 13th in the 400 meter dash with a time of 58.82 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

In upcoming action, the Anchormen will compete next at the Tufts Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 22.

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