Tracksters Compete at East Stroudsburg
The Alfred State College indoor track & field team was one of over 30 teams that competed on Saturday at the 12th annual DeSchriver Invitational at East Stroudsburg University. Byron Jones (Niagara Falls) and David Miller (Elmira Southside) both recorded 2nd place finishes to lead the way.
Jones was 2nd in the triple jump with a leap of 13.87 m while Miller leapt 14' in the pole vault.
Tara Murphy (Rochester/Wilson) was 7th in the 800 m (2:28.93), Briana Dorsey (Rochester/School of the Arts) was 10th in the 55 m dash (7.78)
Brett Harrington (Rochester/Edison) was 3rd in the 55 m hurdles (7.87) and 3rd in the long jump (6.28 m), Jordan Friedman (Clarkstown South) was 5th in the pole vault (13'), Isiah Whiting (Hamden, CT) was 7th in the 800 m (2:01.55), and Andy Jones (Milford Academy) was 9th in the weight throw (13.17 m).
The Pioneers have a busy weekend ahead as they will compete at the Region III Multi event on Friday evening at Cornell University and then compete at the Kane Invitational at Cornell on Saturday.