Hamline News

February 25, 2011

Pipers have a strong showing at the Macalester Pre-MIAC meet

Warhol (Sr., Andover, Minn.) finished first in the 55-meter hurdles running 8.11.

Joe Morelli (Fy., Lynwood, Wash.) placed third in the shot put with his mark of 45-5 3/4.

Amani Lee (Fy., Minneapolis, Minn.) jumped to a second place finish in the high jump with his mark of 6-1 1/4.

Juris Lebedoks (Fy., Latvia) recorded a third place finish in the triple jump as he competed well with his mark of 42-2 3/4.

Travis Latzke (Fy. Belle Plain, Minn) has a strong showing in the long jump with his jump of 21-4 taking second place. Dan Johnson (Sr. Granite Falls, Minn.) jumped 20-1 1/2, placing fourth in the same event.

DJ Weil (So., Chaska, Minn.)posted the first Piper win on the track as he ran to th finish line in 50.99 in the 400-meter dash.

Tyson Molitor (Sr. Belgrade, Minn) placed third in the 600-yard run running 1:15.23.

The Pipers swept the top three spots in the 3000-meter run. Colin Rogers (So., River Falls, Wis.) won the event running 8:56.05. Nate Walker (Jr., River Falls, Wis.) placed second with his run of 9:10.23. Nate Dobbins (So., Rochester, Minn) tallied a third place finish with his time of 9:13.41.

The Pipers are next in action Thursday, March 3 - Saturday, March 6 at the MIAC Indoor Conference Championships hosted by St. Thomas University.