Green Knights Roll to Wisconsin Private College Championship
From Sports Information Director, April 29, 2012 | Men's Track & Field
by Dan Lukes, firstname.lastname@example.org, (920) 403-4077
The Green Knights totaled 195 points, well ahead of Ripon's runner-up total of 138 points.
Michael Heise won the 5,000-meter run in 15:52.45, while Brady Bemis placed third in 16:17.99. Randy Hill won the high jump with a height of 6 feet 5 inches, and he also claimed the title in the triple jump at 44-9 1/2.
St. Norbert swept the top three spots in the long jump. Dan Sisler took first with a distance of 21-1/2. Hill was second in 20-8 while Andrew Jacobson was third at 20-3.
Alex Clemetson was second in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 10:50.54. Ryan Ascher was the runner-up in the 400-meter dash with at time of 51.20 seconds. Jake Day was second in the pole vault clearing a height of 11 feet 7 inches, and also added a runner-up finish in the javelin throw with a toss of 142-8.
James Montgomery was third in the high jump at 6-3/4, while Anthony Parker was third in the triple jump at 42-5 1/4. Bob Krueger was third in the javelin with a distance of 141-8.
At the Gina Relays in Hillsdale, Mich., Benny Swift set a personal-best time of 1:54.45 to finish fifth out of 64 entrants in the 800-meter Open. Nathan Heppe was 15th in 1:55.62 and Jake Schneider was 28th in 1:57.20.