SUMMARY OF 2006 WESLEYAN MEN'S OUTDOOR TRACK
2006 Overall Record: 1-1 (Note: Overall record based on
results in meets which have no qualifying standards)
Shamrock Invitational (no team scoring) - 3/17-18/06 at
Conway, S.C. (Coastal Carolina U.)
PARTICIPATING TEAMS: Many and varied. Also many unattached participants.
WESLEYAN HIGHLIGHTS: Sam Grover finished first of 17 in the triple jump
(44-9) and 11th of 38 in the long jump (20-8). In the 3000m steeple chase,
Nate Huddell placed first of 20 in a time of 9:45.47. Alex Battaglino was
4th (of 37) in the 5000m (15:47.52) and Chris Greene (14th of 51, 1:57.53) and
Nik Gavelis (16th of 51, 1:57.82) did well in the 800m event.
complete results of the men's Shamrock Invitational - currently unavailable
Trinity Invitational (no team scoring) - 4/1/06 at
PARTICIPATING TEAMS: Amherst, Central Conn., Coast Guard, Conn. College,
Dutchess C.C., Hartford, Keene St., UMass Lowell, Northeastern, St. Thomas
Aquinas, SUNY-Cobleskill, Trinity, U.S.M.M.A., Vassar, Wesleyan.
WESLEYAN'S TOP-EIGHT FINISHERS: 1500m - Anda Greeney,
5th, 4:06.13 ; Jon King, 8th, 4:08.03.
110m Hurdles - Dan McLaughlin, 2nd, :16.64.
400m Hurdles - Dan McLaughlin, 6th, :59.60.
Long Jump - Sam Grover, 6th, 19-2 1/4.
Triple Jump - Sam Grover, 2nd, 43-0 ; Tyler Byrne, 8th (tied),
38-2. Javelin - Dave Tutor, 7th, 158-11.
Link to complete
men's results at Trinity Invitational - currently unavailable
Hillside Relays (no team
scoring) - 4/8/06 at Medford, Mass. (Tufts U.)
PARTICIPATING TEAMS: Bowdoin, Brandeis, Coast Guard, Colby, Conn. College,
Emmanuel, Fitchburg St., Gordon, Harvard, Middlebury, Salem St., Springfield,
Stonehill, Trinity, Tufts, Wesleyan.
WESLEYAN'S TOP-EIGHT FINISHERS: 800m - Nik Gavelis, 7th,
1:58.99. 5000m - Jon King, 2nd, 15:14.94 ; Sean Watson,
6th, 15:33.09. 10,000m - Alex Battaglino, 5th,
31:13.80 ; Anda Greeney, 8th, 31:50.79.
110m Hurdles - Dan McLaughlin, 4th, :16.50. Shot Put -
Anwell Lanfranco, 7th, 41-4 1/4. Distance Medley Relay -
Link to complete men's results at Hillside Relays - currently unavailable
Swanson Invitational (no team
scoring) - 4/15/06 at Middletown, Conn. (Wesleyan U.)
PARTICIPATING TEAMS: Conn. College, Eastern Conn., Pace, SUNY-Cobleskill,
SUNY-Delhi, Trinity, Vassar, Wesleyan Worcester St.
WESLEYAN'S TOP-EIGHT FINISHERS: 100m - Taylor Bentley, 7th,
:11.85. 400m - Chris Greene, 2nd, :50.64 ; Nim Gavelis,
4th, :51.66 ; Seth Warren, 7th, :52.43. 800m - Andres
Rosario, 2nd, 2:00.01. 3000m - Jon King, 1st, 8:47.81 ;
Anda Greeney, 2nd, 8:56.30 ; Sean Watson,
3rd, 9:03.60 ; Nick Holowka, 6th, 9:10.94 ; Jonah Blumstein, 7th, 9:15.32.
3000m Steeple Chase - Nate Huddell, 2nd, 9:53.60 ; Matt Shea,
3rd, 10:26.49 ; Matt Franco, 5th, 11:18.18. 400m Hurdles - Dan McLaughlin,
3rd, :57.14. Shot Put -
Anwell Lanfranco, 7th (tied), 41-2 1/2. Javelin -
Dave Tutor, 5th, 156-3 1/4 ; Dan Mays, 7th, 154-6. 4x400m Relay
Chris Greene, Nik Gavelis, Dan Mays, Andres Rosario, 2nd, 3:31.64.
Link to complete men's results at Swanson
Invitational (scroll past women to get to men)
Williams 158, Wesleyan 124, Amherst 87 -
4/22/06 at Middletown, Conn.
WESLEYAN'S TOP-THREE FINISHERS: 800m - Chris Greene,
2nd, 1:55.64 ; Nik Gavelis, 3rd, 1:57.07. 5000m - Alex
Battaglino, 1st, 15:08.72 ; Anda Greeney, 2nd, 15:09.10. 110m
Hurdles - Dan McLaughlin, 1st, :16.28. 400m Hurdles - Dan McLaughlin,
1st, :56.70. High Jump -
Sam Grover, 2nd, 5-10 3/4. Long Jump -
Sam Grover, 2nd, 21-11 1/2. Triple Jump -
Sam Grover, 1st, 45-10 1/2. Shot Put -
Anwell Lanfranco, 3rd, 41-1 3/4. Javelin -
Dave Tutor, 1st, 160-5 1/2 ; Dan Mays, 2nd, 156-9. 4x100m Relay
- Taylor Bentley, Dam McLaughlin, Tyler Byrne, Seth Warren, 2nd, :45.87. 4x400m Relay
Seth Warren, Andres Rosario, Chris Greene, Nik Gavelis, 2nd, 3:30.93.
Link to complete men's
Little Three results (scroll past women to get to men)
NESCAC Championships - 7th of 11 teams - 4/29/06 at
Brunswick, Me. (Bowdoin)
TEAM SCORING: Williams 214, Tufts 118.5, Middlebury
105.5, Bates 93, Bowdoin 88, Trinity 74.5, Wesleyan
34.5, Colby 34, Hamilton 25, Conn. College 18, Amherst
WESLEYAN'S POINT-GETTERS (top-8): 800m - Chris Greene,
7th, 1:56.79. 5000m
- Jon King, 2nd, 15:07.77 ; Sean Watson, 6th, 15:22.29.
10,000m - Alex Battaglino, 1st, 31:24.80. High Jump -
Sam Grover, 6th (tied), 5-10. Triple Jump -
Sam Grover, 2nd, 46-6. Javelin - Dave Tutor, 7th, 163-1.
Link to complete
men's results at NESCAC Championships - currently unavailable
New England Division III Championships - 21st (tied) of
26 scoring teams - 5/4-6/06 at
Springfield, Mass. (Springfield College)
TOP 10 TEAM SCORING: Williams 153, Tufts 64.5, MIT 64,
Bates 59.5, Eastern Conn. & Westfield St. 51, Coast Guard
49.5, Springfield 40, Bowdoin & Southern Maine 37.
Wesleyan (tied for 21st) - 8 points.
WESLEYAN'S POINT-GETTERS (top-8): 5000m - Sean Watson, 6th, 15:15.19. Triple Jump -
Sam Grover, 4th, 45-11 1/2.
Link to complete
men's results at New England Div. III Championships
New England Open Championships - did not score - 5/11-13/06 at
Cambridge, Mass. (MIT)
TOP 10 TEAM SCORING: URI 124.5, Dartmouth 96.5, New Hampshire
70.5, Williams 69, Southern Conn. 57.5, Sacred Heart 42, Tufts
40, Boston College 29.5, Middlebury 28, UMass Amherst 27.
Wesleyan - 0 points.
NOTES: Wesleyan's top efforts came from Anda Greeney, who placed ninth in
the 10,000m (31:54.39) and Sam Grover, who finished 10th in the triple jump
Link to complete
men's results at New England Open Championships