St. Norbert Places Second at MWC Outdoor Championship
From Sports Information Director, May 10, 2014 | Men's Track & Field
by Dan Lukes, email@example.com, (920) 403-4077
The Green Knights totaled 158.33 points to handily finish in second place. Monmouth College won the team championship with 209.67 points. Carroll University was a distant third with 94 points.
Four Green Knights claimed individual conference titles on Day 2. Randy Hill picked up a conference championship in the triple jump, posting a leap of 46 feet 5 1/4 inches. Taylor Pasterski also won a conference title by winning the 400-meter dash with a time of 47.44 seconds. Jack Feuerstein earned a win in the 400-meter hurdles, finishing with a time of 55.30 seconds. Austin Livingston won a bang-bang finish at the tape to win the 800-meter run in 1:54.86, finishing .06 seconds ahead of the runner-up.
Pasterski, who was named one of the meet's Most Outstanding Track Performers at the conclusion of the championship, was second in the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.15 seconds.
St. Norbert's two relays finished in second place. The 4x400-meter relay of Akeem Edmonds, Jake Schneider, Livingston and Stephen Sheperd finished with a time of 3:20.99. The 4x100-meter relay quartet of Tyler Lewis, Pasterski, Colin O'Brien and Ryan Grandlic finished with a time of 42.61 seconds.
Brad Boockmeier placed second in the javelin throw and third in the shot put. Boockmeier threw the javelin 176 feet 8 inches, and heaved the shot 50-7 1/4.
Hayden Hoffmann finished in second in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 9:42.22. Mike Linzmeier was sixth in 10:03.96, and Daniel Reigh was eighth in 10:22.28.
Feuerstein, Jordan Baker and Dan Sisler placed fourth, fifth and sixth, respectively in the 110-meter hurdles. Feuerstein timed 16.25 seconds, Baker 16.44 seconds and Sisler 16.68 seconds.
Edmonds was fourth in the 400-meter dash in 49.16 seconds, while Grandlic was eighth in 50.47 seconds. Baker was fourth in the 400-meter hurdles in 56.98 seconds, and Andrew Hull was seventh in 58.67 seconds.
Schneider claimed a fifth-place showing in the 800-meter run in 1:57.38. Sisler paced eighth in the javelin with a throw of 151-3.