Men's Track & Field Competes At MIT
, February 12, 2005 – Senior All-American Blake Gulino (Old Saybrook, Conn.)
outdistanced the field by over a foot, to capture first place in the long-jump (22 feet-nine inches) this past weekend at MIT’s Co-Ed Invitational.
Other first-place finishes for the Pride included freshmen Joe Dubuc (South Hadley, Mass.)
in the 55-meter hurdles (8.31) and Dominick Uguccioni (Colrain, Mass.)
in the shot put (49-06.50).
In other field events, freshmen Nick DeCelle (Mechanicville, N.Y.)
took second in the triple jump (43-1/2), and fellow freshman Brad Evans (Revere, Mass.)
placed second in the shot put (44-10 ¾
Senior Jason Burnell (Poland, Maine)
took second with a time of 53.60 in the 400-meter dash and junior Scott Barton (Fort Plain, N.Y.)
placed second in the 1500 with a time of 4:23.19 in the 1500.
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
| Phone: 413.748.3230