Green Knights Place Second at MWC Indoor Meet
From Sports Information Director, February 27, 2010 | Men's Track & Field
by Dan Lukes, email@example.com, (920) 403-4077
The Green Knights registered 115 points to finish behind Monmouth College's 177 points. St. Norbert finished ahead of third-place Carroll's 98 points.
St. Norbert had a pair of relays finish as conference champions. The 1,600-meter sprint medley of Kirk Fishel, Dann Schneider, Ryan Ascher and Ham Dowden won with a time of 3:37.74. The distance medley relay of Zac Weier, David Mason, Ben Knapp and Mackenzie Laska won with a time of 10:45.82.
Schneider finished second in the 400-meter dash with a time of 50.16 seconds, narrowly getting clipped by Carroll's L.J. Hyland who won in 50.11. John Barrett placed second in the 1-mile run, finishing with a time of 4:25.82. Jon O'Brien was the runner-up in the 3,000-meter run with a time of 8:57.84.
Dowden was third in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:58.64, and Aaron Roden was third in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 15:37.47. Jordan Gobert finished third in the 55-meter hurdles with a time of 8.15 seconds. Schneider also claimed a third-place finish in the long jump with a leap of 6.61 meters.