Men's Track & Field Completes Day One at New Englands

Men's Track & Field Completes Day One at New Englands


- Race: New England Championships

- Location: Hanover, N.H. (Dartmouth College)

- The Lead: The Assumption men's track & field team completed day one at the New England Championship and will look to score points during the conclusion of the two day event tomorrow and move up the rankings.



- Freshman Everett Pirtle (Northborough, Mass. / Algonquin) qualified for tomorrow's finals in the 400 meter dash, finishing in seventh with a new school record time of 48.74 seconds.

- Sophomore Kevin Hack (Uxbridge, Mass. / Nipmuc Regional) is competing in the decathlon for Assumption over the course of the two day championship, and highlighted his day with a third place finish in both the 100 meter dash (11.19 seconds) and the high jump (6 feet, 2.75-inches).

- In the javelin, junior John Plisko (Moosic, Pa. / Riverside) recorded an 11th place finish with a distance of 178 feet, 10-inches.

- Freshman Joseph Santos (Warwick, R.I. / Bishop Hendricken) placed 11th in the 110 meter hurdles preliminaries with a time of 15.33 seconds, while sophomore Cameron Behn (Amherst, N.H / Souhegan) and senior Anthony Iannone (Whitman, Mass. / Whitman-Hanson Regional) finished 26th and 28th with times of 57.87 seconds and 59.44 seconds.

- In the 10,000 meters, junior Joe Baron (Cobleskill, N.Y. / Cobleskill-Richmondville) raced his way to a 20th place finish with a time of 33:56.86.



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