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Wolfer And Neumann Lead Mariners At Saturday’s Season-Ending Tom Farrell Classic

Wolfer And Neumann Lead Mariners At Saturday’s Season-Ending Tom Farrell Classic

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USMMA Men Only Results
 
JAMAICA, N.Y. (May 6, 2017) – On Saturday, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men's track & field team concluded the 2017 outdoor season at St. John's University's Tom Farrell Classic. The Mariners were led by senior Daniel Wolfer (Hebron, Ky.) and junior Blase Neumann (Spokane, Wash.), who both picked up second-place finishes at the event.
 
Wolfer came in second in the 5000 meter run with a time of 16:06.40. He finished well ahead of two Division I runners from NJIT. Neumann placed second in the pole vault after clearing a height of 3.80 meters (12-feet 5.5-inches).
 
The Mariners had seven other top-10 finishes on the day – freshman Rob Beardsley (Bettendorf, Iowa) came in fifth in the 400 meter hurdles (59.42), senior Conor McWeeney (Lake Oswego, Ore.) came in sixth in the 1500 meter run (4:12.30), junior Seung Hwang (Wayne, N.J.) came in sixth in the 110 meter hurldes (16.95), sophomore James Gunderson (Bloomington, Minn.) came in seventh in the 5000 meter run (16:54.60), in the same event freshman Michael Dobkowski (Merrick, N.Y.) came in eight (16:59.54), senior Cameron Green (Lancaster, Calif.) came in eighth in the 800 meter run (1:59.33) and freshman Garrett Hargis (Chandler, Ariz.) came in eighth in the shot put (10.89m – 35' 8.75").
 
Below are the Mariners' complete results from the event.
 
Men's 100 Meter
Pl.        Name                           Time
25.       Trever Huss                   11.61
 
Men's 200 Meter
Pl.        Name                           Time
47.       T. Huss                          24.46
 
Men's 800 Meter
Pl.        Name                           Time
8.         C. Green                        1:59.33
 
Men's 1500 Meter
Pl.        Name                           Time
6.         C. McWeeney                 4:12.30
21.       Severin Blenkush           4:39.30
 
Men's 5000 Meter
Pl.        Name                           Time
2.         D. Wolfer                       16:06.40
7.         J. Gunderson                 16:54.60
8.         M. Dobkowski                16:59.54
10.       John Robertson              17:46.17
 
Men's 110 Meter Hurdles
Pl.        Name                           Time
6.         S. Hwang                       16.95
 
Men's 400 Meter Hurdles
Pl.        Name                           Time
5.         R. Beardsley                  59.42
 
Men's Pole Vault
Pl.        Name                           Height
2.         B. Neumann                  3.80m (12' 5.5")
 
Men's Shot Put
Pl.        Name                           Mark
8.         G. Hargis                       10.89m (35' 8.75")
 
Men's Javelin
Pl.        Name                           Mark
19.       Austin Haire                   19.92m (65' 4")
 
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