Headley Earns Third NEWMAC Track Athlete of the Week
Springfield, Mass.-April 20, 2010
- For already the third time this outdoor season, Steve Headley
has been named the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Track Athlete of the Week.
Headley led the charge for Springfield as they finished second out of eight teams in the Springfield Invitational, only to finish behind Westfield State.
The Wilbraham, Mass. native continued his dominance in the 100 meter dash as he took first with a time of 10.70 seconds. Headley was also a part of the 4x100 meter relay team that finished in second place with a time of 42.27 seconds.
Head Coach Ken Klatka
, an associate professor of physical education
at Springfield College, will enter his 38th season as head
coach, and 44th as a coach overall, of the men’s track and field program in 2013-2014. He ranks
among the nation’s most successful coaches, with an
overall record of 447 wins, 156 losses, and two ties for
an impressive .743 winning percentage. In 2011, Klatka was inducted into the Springfield College Athletic Hall of Fame.
Contact Head Coach Ken Klatka
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