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Mariners Record Three Top-Ten Finishes At ESU All-American Invite

Mariners Record Three Top-Ten Finishes At ESU All-American Invite

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EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. (April 23, 2016) – The USMMA men's track & field team traveled to Pennsylvania on Saturday to take part in East Stroudsburg University's All-American Invitational at the Warriors' Eiler-Martin Stadium. The Mariners produced three top-10 finishes at the event.

Freshman Connor Cole (Alpharetta, Ga.) led Merchant Marine with a fourth-place finish in the 3000 meter steeplechase. He crossed the finish line in 10:19.55. Freshman David Collins (North Kingstown, R.I.) came in fifth place in the hammer throw with a toss of 44.92m (147ft 4in) and senior Tomas Sanchez (Manati, P.R.) placed sixth in the 400 meter dash with a time of 50.13.

All of Merchant Marine's results from the event are listed below:

Men 3000 Meter Run
Pl.     Name                              Time
17      Michael Dittmer                9:26.72
33      James Gunderson            10:13.15
 
Men 3000 Meter Steeplechase
Pl.     Name                              Time
4       Connor Cole                     10:19.55
 
Men 1500 Meter Run
Pl.     Name                              Time
26      Severin Blenkush              4:22.20
37      Austin MacElrevey            4:27.63
 
Men 110 Meter Hurdles
Pl.     Name                              Time
29      Luke Theriault                   17.73
 
Men 400 Meter Dash
Pl.     Name                              Time
6       Tomas Sanchez                50.13
 
Men 800 Meter Run
Pl.     Name                              Time
20      Severin Blenkush              2:01.75
63      Austin MacElrevey            2:17.34
 
Men Hammer Throw
Pl.     Name                              Distance
5       David Collins                   44.92m (147-04)
 
Men Javelin Throw
Pl.     Name                              Distance
--       Tyler Hartman                   No Mark
 
Men Discus Throw
Pl.     Name                              Distance
27      Tyler Hartman                   31.53m (103-05)
39      John Piper                       23.08m (75-09)
--       Nathan Robbins               No Mark
 
Men Shot Put
Pl.     Name                              Distance
28      Nathan Robbins               10.27m (33-08.50)
 
Men Triple Jump
Pl.     Name                              Distance
13      Kenneth Pressey              12.12m (39-09.25)
 
Men High Jump
Pl.     Name                              Height
--       Kenneth Pressey              No Height

The Mariners are back at it next Saturday, April 30, when they travel to Ewing, N.J., to take part in the Lions' Invitational, hosted by The College of New Jersey.

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