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BU men second, women third at N.Y. Upstate Outdoor Track Challenge

Murray Sweeps Women's Long Jump and Triple Jump Events

April 20, 2013


BU men second, women third at N.Y. Upstate Outdoor Track Challenge

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VESTAL, N.Y. – Junior Alexis Murray swept both of the women’s jump events, highlighting Binghamton’s performance at the New York State Outdoor Track & Challenge on Friday afternoon at the East Gym Complex. The Bearcat men placed second in the three-team meet while the women finished third. Cornell swept both team titles.

Murray took top honors in the triple jump with an ECAC-qualifying distance of 40-2. In the long jump, she recorded a first-place performance of 18-7.

On the men’s side, meanwhile, Binghamton had five individual winners. Senior Mike Jennings was first in the 400 (48.50) while fellow senior Jeff Martinez won the 5,000 (15:35.93). Sophomore Pat Heikkila won the shot put (48-1 ¼), senior Adam Helman captured the javelin (173-1) and senior Greg Feathers was first in the discus (151-1).

Up next for Binghamton is Penn Relays, which will be held next Thursday-Saturday.

TOP MEN’S FINISHERS

Mike Jennings, 1st, 400 (48.50)
Jeff Martinez, 1st, 5,000 (15:35.93)
Pat Heikkila, 1st, Shot Put (48-1 ¼)
Adam Helman, 1st. Javelin (173-1)
Greg Feathers, 1st, Discus (151-1)

TOP WOMEN’S FINSHERS

Alexis Murray, 1st, Triple Jump (40-2) ECAC
Alexis Murray, 1st, Long Jump (18-7)

MEN’S TEAM STANDINGS

Cornell 134, Binghamton 95, Buffalo 76

WOMEN’S TEAM STANDINGS

Cornell 164.50, Buffalo 117.50, Binghamton 95

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