Headley Finishes Fourth in 100 Meter Dash in NCAA Championships
OSHKOSH, Wisc. - May 24, 2008
- Steve Headley
completed his sensational sophomore year at Springfield College by finishing fourth in the 100 meter dash at the NCAA Championships on Saturday afternoon.
Running in lane four, the Wilbraham, Mass. native finished the race in a time of 10.75. The race, which was run into the wind, was won by Amaan Siddeeq of Cortland State in a time of 10.59.
Of the nine runners in the final, Headley was the only competitor who was not a senior or a junior in college. For his fourth-place finish, Headley garnered All-American honors.
Headley was seeded second heading into the final after crossing the finish line in a time of 10.59 on Friday evening.
Head Coach Ken Klatka
, an associate professor of physical education
at Springfield College, will enter his 38th season as head
coach, and 44th as a coach overall, of the men’s track and field program in 2013-2014. He ranks
among the nation’s most successful coaches, with an
overall record of 447 wins, 156 losses, and two ties for
an impressive .743 winning percentage. In 2011, Klatka was inducted into the Springfield College Athletic Hall of Fame.
Contact Head Coach Ken Klatka
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