Men's & Women's Track & Field Finish Second At RPI
Complete Men's & Women's Results
, March 27, 2004 - Springfield College senior All-American Pawel Jaroscewicz (East Longmeadow, Mass.)
ran to victory in four events to lead the Pride men's track & field team to second place in a quad meet hosted by Rensselaer. RPI won the meet with 192 points, followed by Springfield (168.5), Westfield State (40.50) and Southern Vermont (4).
Jaroscewicz finished first in the 200-meter (22.26) and 400-meter-(48.90) dashes, while anchoring legs on the victorious 4x100-meter (43.66) and 4x400-meter (3:25.18) relays.
Also registering first-place finishes for the Pride were freshman Jeff Cogan (Walworth, N.Y.)
in the high jump (6-0.5) and triple jump (43-9), senior Brian Pearsall (Fariport, N.Y.)
in the 800-meter run (2:04.80), junior Jason Burnell (Poland, Maine)
in the 400-meter hurdles (58.12) and junior Matt Acciaioli (Warwick, R.I.)
in the shot put (48-2 3/4).
The Pride also finished second on the women's side. RPI won the meet with 172.5 points, followed by SC (153.5) and Westfield State (55).
Sophomore Megan Young (Hurley, N.Y.)
picked up a pair of victories in the 5,000-meter run (18:39.45) and the 3,000-meter steeplechase (school-record 11:32.79). Senior Alisha Miner (Sanbornton, N.H.)
finished first in the 400-meter dash (1:01.85), and sophomore Christina Davis (Orange, Conn.)
took top honors in the javelin (117-8).
Head Coach Jim Pennington
Jim Pennington enters his 30th season as head coach of the Springfield College women’s cross country and track and field teams in 2013-2014. Under Pennington’s direction, the Pride has recorded seven top 20 finishes at the NCAA Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field Championships, and seven top 15 finishes at the NCAA Cross Country Championships.
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