Teams: Men's Track & Field: Schedule
JUMBOS IN ACTION AT MIT SPRING INVITATIONAL
COLLEGE MEN'S OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD RESULTS
MIT Spring Invitational
At Cambridge, MA
Saturday, April 17, 2010
|Senior Marc Soskin was first in the 100 at
CAMBRIDGE -- In the last invitational prior to the
start of the championship season, the Tufts University men's outdoor
track & field team was at MIT on Saturday for a non-scoring meet.
The Jumbos took first place in six events.
Senior Trevor Donadt (Northborough, MA) won both
hurdle events for Tufts. He finished the 110 in 15.31 seconds and the
400 in 55.78 seconds. The Jumbos also got a sprint victory from senior
Marc Soskin (Minnetonka, MN) in the 100 with a time of 11.63
seconds to top a field of 13 runners.
The distance highlight of the day was junior Sam
Hutchinson (Cumberland, ME) finishing out in front of 11 other
runners in the 5,000-meter run with a 15:49.20 time.
In the field events, senior Jon Pak (London, ENG)
went the furthest in the long jump with 20'7" (6.27m) distance. Junior
Alex Gresham (Milton, MA) took the honors in the hammer throw,
hurling a best of 163'1" (49.71m). He was also the top Jumbo finisher in
the discus throw at 127'5" (38.84m).
Next Saturday (Apr. 24), Tufts hosts the NESCAC
Championships at Dussault Track.