December 7, 2002

Brown Men's Track and Field Off to a Strong Start

Dec. 7, 2002

Providence, RI - Brown seniors led the pack in a very competitive final of the Mile Run. Chad Buechel won with a time of 4:13.61 and Chris Relf finished in third with a time of 4:21.18.

The Bears dominated their competition in the 400 Meter Dash capturing the top four spots; Phil Sardis (50.41), Ryan Young (51.43), Zack Weidner (51.51), and Nate Banks (51.66).

Junior David Owen led the way in the 200 Meter Dash, winning with a time of 22.59.

The Men's 4x400 Meter Relay team finished the meet strong and was victorious with a time of 3:23.69.

In field events Brown athletes were top finishers in the Shot Put, Pole Vault, and High Jump. Jake Gradenor took first in the Shot Put throwing 15.15m, followed by Dave Glazier throwing 14.08. Senior Aaron Salinger took first in the Pole Vault clearing 4.85m and Brad Bowery finished second by clearing 4.70m. Freshman Ray Bobrownski placed first in the High Jump with a leap of 2.08m followed by teammate Todd Kapostasy leaping 1.88m.

Complete Brown Results:

Weight Throw- 4) Walls 14.64m 5) Duncan 12.72
Triple Jump- 2) Schrock 13.20m
Shot Put- 1) Gradenor 15.15m 2) Glazier 14.08
Long Jump- 5) Ferrone 6.05m
Pole Vault- 1) Salinger 4.85m 2) Bowery 4.70m 3) Murray 4.40m
High Jump- 1) Bobrownicki 2.08m 2) Kapostasy 1.88m
Prelim 55 Meter High Hurdles- 2) Diggs 8.04 3) Hulse 7.96
Finals 55 Meter High Hurdles- 1) Diggs 7.85 2) Hulse-7.94
Prelim 55 Meter Dash- 1) Buchanan 6.56 3) Marino 6.83
Finals 55 Meter Dash- 1) Buchanan 6.47 2) Marino 6.70
1 Mile Run- 1) Buechel 4:13.61 3) Relf 4:21.18 4) Piche 5) Rieali 4:22.65
7) Andruchow 4:24.68
400 Meter Dash- 1) Sardis 50.41 2) Young 51.43 3) Weidner 51.51 4) Banks 51.66 7) Gilbert 52.63
1,000 Meter Run- 3) Keefrider 2:37.94
200 Meter Dash- 1) Owen 22.59
3,000 Meter Run- 3) Tomlinson 8:41.85 5) Crimmin 9:09.32 6) Fountain 9:13.11
4x400 Meter Relay- 1) Brown University 3:23.69