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Headley Records Fifth-Place Finish In 55 Meter Dash at NCAA Championships

NCAA 55 Meter Dash Results

March 15, 2008 - Springfield College's Steve Headley competed in the second day of the NCAA Division III Indoor Championships.

Headley, who has been one of the top sprinters in the country all season, opened up his competition with the prelims in the 55-meter dash on Friday evening. Headley had the second-fastest qualifying time of the day after he crossed the finish line in 6.34 seconds.

In the finals, Headley lined up next to the defending national champion, Eddie Bynum of Salem State, in lane three.

Headley crossed the finish line in fifth place in the finals in a time of 6.36. Bynum went on to claim first place in the race with a blistering time of 6.25, the fastest time in Division III this year.

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Ken Klatka 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. Read more.

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