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For Immediate Release: January 26-27, 2007
Contact: David O'Brian (dobrian@binghamton.edu)
Phone: 607-777-6478

Track & field teams compete at Penn State National Open and Colgate Invitational

PENN STATE NATIONAL OPEN

STATE COLLEGE, Pa.-- Senior Rory Quiller (West Point, N.Y.) placed third in the men's pole vault (16-3 3/4) while sophomore Katie Radzik (Mt. Sinai, N.Y.) was sixth in the women's 5,000 and junior Katie Wilmer (North Syracuse, N.Y.) was sixth in the women's pole vault (11-6 1/4). Radzik's time met the ECAC qualifying standards.

In the unseeded section of the women's 4x400 relay, the quartet of freshman Hana Wright (Canandaigua, N.Y.) and Deahna Vinson (Monsey, N.Y.), sophomore Kim Williams (Buffalo, N.Y.) and junior
Keisha Short (Yephank, N.Y.) clocked a school-record time of 3:52.02. In the process, they also met the ECAC qualifying standard.

No team scores were kept during the meet.

Top Individual Finishers

Rory Quiller, 3rd, Men's Pole Vault (16-4 3/4)
Katie Radzik, 6th, Women's 5,000 (17:08.73) ECAC
Katie Wilmer, 6th, Women's Pole Vault (11-6 1/4)

COLGATE INVITATIONAL

HAMILTON, N.Y.-- Both the men's and women's teams placed second in the three-team Colgate Invitational. Colgate won the men's meet with 121 points, Binghamton was second with 91 and SUNY Alfred took third with 57. Colgate's women also scored 121 points, Binghamton took second with 94 and SUNY Cortland was third with 86.5.

Freshman Chris Gaube (Vestal, N.Y.) , a 2006 Vestal High School graduate, won the men's 3,000 meters at the Colgate Invitational on Saturday. His winning time was 8:48.02 seconds. Sophomore Connor Martin (Fairport, N.Y.) was Binghamton's other men's event winner, taking the 5,000 meters in 16:06.53. On the women's side, freshman Jasmine Hinson (Beacon, N.Y.) was first in the 200 in 26.73 seconds.

Men's Team Standings: Colgate 121, Binghamton 91, SUNY Alfred 57

Women's Team Standings: Colgate 121, Binghamton 94, Cortland 86.5

Binghamton Individual Winners

Chris Gaube, 3000 (8:48.02)
Connor Martin, 5000 (16:06.53)
Jasmine Hinson, 200 (26.73)

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