Men's Track & Field Competes At BU FasTrack, MIT Co-Ed Invitationals
BU FasTrack Results
MIT Complete Results
- Springfield College junior Matt Acciaioli (Warwick, R.I.)
finished first in the shot put, and junior All-American Blake Gulino (Old Saybrook, Conn.)
won the long jump to lead the Pride at the MIT Co-Ed Invitational, Saturday.
Acciaioli's throw of 52 feet, 1/2 inch provisionally qualified him for the NCAA Division III Championships. Gulino, who finished third in the long jump at the NCAA Indoor Championships last winter, lept to an effort of 22 feet, 4 inches.
Also on Saturday, senior Pawel Jaroszewicz (East Longmeadow, Mass.)
finished eighth in the 400-meter dash at the FasTrack Invitational, hosted by Boston University. Jaroszewicz logged a season-best and NCAA Championsip provisional time of 48.35.
Head Coach Ken Klatka
Ken Klatka, just inducted into the Springfield College Athletic Hall of Fame in October, 2011, enters his 37th season as head coach of the men’s track and field program in 2012-2013. He ranks among the nation’s most successful coaches, with an overall record of 442 wins, 144 losses, and two ties for an impressive .753 winning percentage. Under his direction, Kevin Coyle '12 won the 2011 Division III Indoor Long Jump National Championship.
Contact Head Coach Ken Klatka
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