Six Tracksters Earn All-Region
Six members of the Alfred State College indoor track and field team have earned All-Region honors by winning events at the Region III Championships. Andy Omoregie (Gates Chili), Rob Riley (Rochester/Edison), Zak Williamson (Rocky Point), Broncho Rollins (Ithaca), and Tyrell Davis (Mt. Vernon) helped the men's team to the Regional Championship while Najia McGee (Rochester/Edison) helped the Lady Pioneers to a 4th place finish.
Omoregie was All-Region in four events. He won the 55 m hurdles (7.7), the high jump (1.83 m), the long jump (6.05 m), and the pentathlon (3,176 points).
McGee was All-Region in two events by winning the 55 m dash (7.4) and the 200 m dash (26.77). This is the second year in a row that she has won the 55 and 200 at the indoor regionals.
Riley won the 200 m dash (23.06), Williamson won the 5,000 m run (16:44.4), Rollins won the pole vault (4.27 m), and Davis won the shot put (12.44 m).
Omoregie and Rollins have qualified for the NJCAA Indoor Track & Field National Championships which will be held March 7-8 at Eastern Illinois University. They will be joined by teammates Cedric Crowder (Gates Chili) and Keith Dziak (Buffalo/Bishop Timon) at the competition.