Men's track & field competes against Maine, Holy Cross
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men's track and field squad hosted the University of Maine and Holy Cross Saturday afternoon at the Reggie F. Atkins Track & Field facility.
Seth Sheridan took gold in the 200M dash after sprinting to a time of 22.65 as Isaiah Penn (Boston, Mass.) gave the Wildcats another first-place finish in the following event, the 400M dash. Penn broke the tape to a time of 52.26. James Anderson (Melrose, Mass.) and Kevin Greene (Silver Spring, Md.) completed the next two events in similar fashion, taking first place in each. Anderson was tops in the 800M run with a time of 2:00.48 as Greene paced his way to a 4:06.74 in the 1500M run.
New Hampshire topped the competition in the 4X400 relay as Joseph Lemay (Derry, N.H.), Andrew Albin (Bethel, Conn.), Nicholas Sullivan (Newport, N.H.) and Anderson finished the event to a time of 3:31.03.
Matthew Guarente (Saugus, Mass.) took gold for the second-consecutive week in the high jump. The senior cleared a height of 1.93 meters to claim the title. Hoddwells leapt his way to a top-podium finish in the long jump as he landed at a mark if 6.62 meters.
Christopher Dupuis (Plaistow, N.H.) took first place in the hammer throw with a throw of 46.53 meters. Jessie Swink (Groton, Conn.) followed up with a top finish in the javelin. Swink launched the javelin a distance of 50.63 meters.
New Hampshire will stay home for its next meet as it hosts the Wildcat Invitational on Saturday, April 13. The events will start at 11:00 a.m.