Bernard Scott wins 55-meter event at Wesleyan InvitationalJanuary 23, 2010
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. --- Senior sprinter BERNARD SCOTT (St. Petersburg, FL/Admiral Farragut) was the individual standout for Assumption College in the Swanson Invitational Track Meet hosted by Wesleyan University Saturday.
Scott. the premier sprinter in Greyhounds history, won the event with 6.49 time just 0.2 seconds off his team-record time set two years ago at the Smith Invitational (2/9/08). He also finished 18th in the 200-meter dash (24.12).
The top finisher among the women was freshman MOLLY KESSLER (Hopkinton, MA/Hopkinton), who took sixth in the 800-meter run with a 2:27.76 time.
Other standouts for the Hounds included senior captain KEVIN DABREIO (Billerica, MA/Billerica) with an eighth place in the shot put (41-01.50)---his career-best; junior ANTHONY DOWD (Somerset, MA/Somerset) with a seventh-place in the 55-meter hurdles (8.25).
The Greyhounds are next in action at the Terrier Classic at Boston University Friday.
GREYHOUND MEN'S RESULTS
Bradley CARD (FR, Worcester, MA/Saint Peter-Marian): 22, 55-meter hurdles prelim (9.34);
John CONLEY (FR, Andover, MA/Andover): 22, 1,000-meter run (2:58.90)
Kevin DABREIO (SR, Billerica, MA/Billerica): 8, shot put (12.52m/41 01.50)
Brendan DANAHER (SR, West Hartford, CT/N.W. Catholic): 30, mile run (5:04.83)
Charlie DILLON (SR, Manchester, NJ/Manchester Twp.): 27, 55-meter hurdles prelim (9.87)
Anthony DOWD (JR, Somerset, MA/Somerset): 7, 55-meter hurdles (8.25); 7, 55-meter hurdles prelim (8.24)
Geof MOCK (SO, Sicklerville, NJ/Timber Creek): 12, 200-meter dash (23.49); 9, 400-meter dash (52.66)
Chris O'DAY (SR, Braintree, MA/Braintree): 15, mile run (4:41.03)
Nick SAINT JEAN (SO, East Killingly, CT/Killingly): 35, 55-meter dash prelim (7.25)
Bernard SCOTT (SR, St. Petersburg, FL/Admiral Farragut): 1, 55-meter dash (6.49); 2, 55-meter dash prelim (6.64): 18, 200-meter dash (24.12)
GREYHOUND WOMEN'S RESULTS
Emily CARR (SO, Drexel Hill, PA/Archbishop Prendergast): 18, shot put (9.10m/29-10.25)
Shauna DI CECCA (SR, Chelmsford, MA/Chelmsford): 13, shot put (9.44m/30-11.75)
Catherine GRIFFIN (FR, Columbia, CT/East Catholic): 11, 5,000-meters (22:37.43)
Jenna HUBACZ (SR, North Brookfield, MA/North Brookfield): 31, 55 meter dash prelim (8.75); 57, 200-meter dash (32.79)
Lily JORGE (FR, Warwick, RI/Pilgrim): 9, 55-meter hurdles prelim (9.58); 18, 600-meter run (1:57.89)
Molly KESSLER (FR, Hopkinton, MA/Hopkinton): 6, 800-meter run (2:27.76)
Alicia KING (SR, Stoughton, MA/Stoughton) : 23, 400-meter dash (1:12.47.5)
Jenna MURPHY (SO, Auburn, MA/Auburn): 33, shot put (7.71m/25 03.50)
Caitlin PAULIN (FR, Agawam, MA/Agawam): 26, 400-meter dash (1:14.45); 6, high jump (1.41m/4-07.50)
Jackie PROCKNIK (FR, Lakeville, MA/Apponequet): 17, 55-meter hurdles prelim (10.39); 19, long jump (3.84m/12-07.25)
Katie WIRZBICKI (SO, Gardner, MA/Gardner): 15, 1,000-meters (3:58.96)