Su track and field: Raiders claim overall victory
The Red Raiders men’s outdoor track & field team sent a split squad to the 38th Annual Millersville Metrics onSaturdayand still claimed the overall team victory, totaling 177 points to edge East Stroudsburg.
The throwers comprised most of the Raiders in competition – highlighted by Raiders placing first through sixth in the shot put. Jacob Gieringer (Oley, Pa./Oley Valley) had the top shot put, posting a mark of 48 feet, 5 ¼ inches.
Graduate Cam Strohe (Bangor, Pa./Bangor Area) won the discus (159 feet, 4 inches) and the hammer (179 feet, 2 inches), while Pat Maloney (Collegeville, Pa./Methacton) finished second in the shot (47 feet, 2 ½ inches), the discus (154 feet, 2 inches) and the hammer (177 feet).
Freshman decathlete Mason Boyd (Macungie, Pa./Emmaus) debuted in multiple events and won two of them, posting the top times in the 100 meters (11.34 seconds) and the 400 meters (50.39 seconds). Boyd also placed fifth in the high jump.
Shippensburg has a busy week in store. Multis will competeThursdayandFridayat Kutztown. Mid-distance and distance runners will competeFridayin a carnival at Messiah. Most of the squad will compete Sunday, April 11 at IUP.
Millersville Metrics results
2.Matt Gross,Cole Harris,Robert Lissner,Ryan Scicchitano3:32.98
5.Mason Boyd5′ 7 ¾” (1.72m)
5.Robert Lissner19′ 6 ¼” (5.95m)
6.Isaiah Barnes19′ 2 ¾” (5.86m)
1.Jacob Gieringer48′ 5 ¼” (14.76m)
2.Pat Maloney47′ 2 ½” (14.39m)
3.Josh Herbster44′ 11 ¾” (13.71m)
4.Cam Strohe44′ 10 ¾” (13.68m)
5.Jordan Leake44′ 3 ¼” (13.49m)
6.Brooks Bear42′ 9″ (13.03m)
1.Cam Strohe159′ 4″ (48.56m)
2.Pat Maloney154′ 2″ (46.99m)
3.Josh Herbster151′ (46.03m)
5.Brooks Bear147′ 11″ (45.08m)
Jordan Leake110′ 4″ (33.62m)
1.Cam Strohe179′ 2″ (54.61m)
2.Pat Maloney177′ (53.94m)
3.Brooks Bear160′ (48.77m)
Jordan Leake110′ 3″ (33.60m)
2.Alec Stimson166′ 2″ (50.65m)
3.Mike Folcarelli165′ 5″ (50.41m)
4.Nate Crowl161′ 5″ (49.20m)