NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Brown University men's track & field team posted several impressive performances to complete the second and final day of competition on Sunday at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships at Yale's Cuyler Field & Dwyer Track.
Princeton won the team championship with 156 total points, followed by Cornell (149), Penn (86), Harvard (85), Dartmouth (64), Yale (63), Columbia (48) and Brown (31).
Junior Zack Emrich (North Kingstown, R.I.) turned in a second-place finish in the 800 meters at 1:53.82, finishing just behind Harvard's Myles Marshall in a time of 1:53.77. Rookie Zachary Lanigan (Sydney, Australia) was fifth overall in the event as he crossed the finish line in a time of 1:54.44.
Senior Mark Buda (Pittsburgh, Pa.) was runner-up in the javelin on Saturday as he used his opening throw for a personal-best toss of 221-3, coming up just short of Harvard's Brett Henderson, who took first at 223-6.
Also on Saturday, sophomore Owen Russell (Attleboro, Mass.) placed third overall in the hammer throw, using his third attempt for a toss of 206-6.
Back on the track on Sunday, Brown's 4x100 meter relay team of Noah Korotzer (Palos Verdes, Calif.), Tosin Oyewole (Elkridge, Md.), Nik Zemis (New Philadelphia, Ohio) and Philip Batler (Newton, Mass.) placed fourth at 41.34.
In the field, rookie Jason Katz (Wyckoff, N.Y.) placed fifth in the triple jump with a leap of 50-11.00.