Men's Track & Field Wins Its Own Springfield Meet, Defeating Three NESCAC Schools
Springfield, Mass. -- April 4, 2009 -- Steve Headley and Nickel Hay had outstanding meets in leading the Springfield College men's track & field team to victory over four other squads in its own Springfield Meet at SC's Blake Track under overcast skies this afternoon. The Pride defeated three NESCAC schools in the process. SC scored 227 points, followed by Williams (165), Middlebury (101), Amherst (57), and Stevens Institute of Technology (29).
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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