Men's Track & Field Places 11th At New England Intercollegiate Championship
, May 10, 2003 - Springfield College senior Michael Heitkamp (Orwell, Vt.)
finished sixth in the high jump (1.96 m) and eighth in the javelin throw (55.33 m) to lead the Pride to an 11th place showing at the 2003 New England Intercollegiate Championship this weekend at the University of New Hampshire.
Junior Paul Jaroszewicz (E. Longmeadow, Mass.)
sprinted his way to a third place finish in the 200-meter dash (21.81) while sophomore Blake Gulino (Old Saybrook, Conn.)
placed third in the long jump (6.81 m).
Junior Jason Mandolesi (Wilbraham, Mass.)
finished seventh in the discus throw (44.13 m).
SC's 4X100 meter relay team placed fifth (42.89) while the 4X400 meter relay team took home a fourth place finish (3.17.88).
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.
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