Men's Track & Field Finishes Second At Conn. College Silfen Invtiational
NEW LONDON, Conn.,
April 23, 2005 -- Springfield College junior All-American Bill King (Wilmington, Mass.)
won the 200-meter dash in a time of 22.93 seconds as the Pride took second place at the Silfen Invitational hosted by Connecticut College on Saturday.
The Pride scored 110 points to finish second in the 12-team field. Coast Guard won the meet with 128.50 points to win the meet.
Pride sophomore Alex Kampersal (Natick, Mass.)
was victorious in the shot put with a heave of 49 feet-six and 1/4 inches.
SC travels to WPI on Saturday, April 30 for the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference Championship at 11:00 am.
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