Men's Track & Field Finishes 6th at New England Championship
* The linked results are from 2002-2003, not 2001-2002 as listed on the MIT site.
February 22, 2003 - Springfield College senior Jason Jackson (Phippsburg, Maine)
captured first place in both the 55-meter dash (6.54) and the 200-meter dash (22.35) to lead the Pride to a sixth place finish out of 23 scoring teams at the Division III New England Men's Indoor Track and Field Championship at MIT on Saturday.
SC sophomore Blake Gulino (Old Saybrook, Conn.)
also took first place in the long jump competition with a winning jump of 23 feet.
The Pride also received contributions from senior Ethan Brown (Somers, Conn.)
who finished fourth in the high jump (6-06.25) and senior Jon Notary (Bethlehem, Pa.)
who placed sixth in the 600-meter run (1:23.86).
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