Robbins, Pressey And Theriault Lead Mariners At TCNJ Lions’ Invite Saturday

Robbins, Pressey And Theriault Lead Mariners At TCNJ Lions’ Invite Saturday

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EWING, N.J. (April 30, 2016) – The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men's track & field team competed in the Lions' Invitational on Saturday, hosted by The College of New Jersey. The Mariners had three top-20 finishes at the event by seniors Nathan Robbins (Los Alamos, N.M.) and Kenneth Pressey (Yorktown, Va.) and freshman Luke Theriault (Southbury, Conn.).

Robbins placed 14th in the discus throw with a toss of 39.13 meters. Pressey came in 17th place in the high jump event, as he cleared 1.82 meters, while in the 110 meter hurdles, Theriault's time of 17.60 was good for 20th place.

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

The Mariners are back in action next weekend, when they take part in the Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships. The two day event will take place Saturday and Sunday, May 7-8 and will be hosted by Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pa.

Men Shot Put
Place    Name                                       Mark
35         Nathan Robbins                        10.41m

Men Discus Throw
Place    Name                                       Mark
14         Nathan Robbins                        39.13m
36         Tyler Hartman                            32.52m

Men High Jump
Place    Name                                       Height
17         Kenneth Pressey                       1.82m

Men 1500 Meter Run
Place    Name                                       Time
27         Michael Dittmer                         4:14.55
34         Austin MacElrevey                     4:18.91
36         Connor Cole                              4:19.58
57         John Robertson                        4:32.22
58         James Gunderson                     4:32.61

Men 110 Meter Hurdles
Place    Name                                       Time
20         Luke Theriault                            17.60

Men 800 Meter Run
Place    Name                                       Time
30         Severin Blenkush                       2:00.90
83         John Robertson                        2:12.60
87         James Gunderson                     2:14.07

Men 400 Meter Hurdles
Place    Name                                       Time
43         Luke Theriault                            1:02.76

Men 200 Meter Dash
Place    Name                                       Time
34         Tomas Sanchez                         23.24

Men Triple Jump
Place    Name                                       Mark
--          Kenneth Pressey                       No Mark

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