Men's Track & Field Runs To Second In Quad Meet
, March 29, 2003 -- Springfield College senior Adam Hughes (Bridgewater, Conn.)
won two events as the Pride placed second in a four-team field on Saturday at Blake Track.
RPI (253 points) won the meet, followed by SC (246), Westfield (101) and Plattsburgh (47).
Hughes won in the 110-meters hurdles (15.63) and the 400-meter hurdles (55.01). Sophomore Jason Jackson (Phippsburg, Maine)
also won two events, winning the 100 meters (11.33) and 200 meters (22.71).
SC All-American Blake Gulino (Old Saybrook, Conn.)
finished first in the long jump (22 feet, 5 inches).
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
| Phone: 413.748.3230