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Tommie Lark '11 Adds Triple Jump Crown to His Achievements So Far as He Places in Three Events

Tommie Lark '11 and Brad Litchfield '09

After winning the long jump in each of the team's first three meets, Tommie Lark '11 (main photo) grabbed a triple jump crown during the Wesleyan Invitational Sat., Jan. 26 while placing third in the long jump and sixth in the 200m. His triple jump effort was 45-1 3/4. Right behind him in second was Sam Grover '08, only 2.25 inches back. Grover also secured seventh in the long jump. Fourteen other Cardinals also had top-eight showings at the meet. Brad Litchfield '09 (photo insert lower right) cracked the two-minute mark with his second-place finish in the 800m (1:59.69). Dan Manuyag '10 raced to fourth place in the 55m dash (:06.80) as did Chris Coleman '10 in the 800m, Matt Katz '11 in the 1000m and Charles Lang 11 in the 3000m. The Cardinals will travel to Tufts for an invitational there Sat., Feb. 2 for the team's next action.