Island College senior Manny Karngar (Providence,
has qualified for the NCAA Div. III Menís Indoor Track and Field
Championships in the 800 meters. The National Championships will be
held on Friday and Saturday, Mar. 10 and 11 at St. Olaf College (MN).
This is the second consecutive season Karngar has qualified for the
National Championships in that event. He earned All-American honors in
the 800 meters as a junior in 2005.
qualified with a time of 1:53.56 in the preliminary round of the 800
meters at the New England Championships on Feb. 25. In other action
this winter, Karngar earned All-New England honors in the 800 meters,
placing third with a time of 1:56.39 at the New England Div. III
Championships, hosted by Williams on Feb. 18. He earned
All-Alliance/Little East honors in both the 400 and 800 meters at the
Alliance Championships, hosted by Southern Maine on Feb. 13.