For Immediate Release: January 29, 2011
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Binghamton track & field takes part in three meets

VESTAL, N.Y.-- The Binghamton track & field teams took part in three meets on Saturday.

At the Terrier Invitational at Boston University, senior Erik van Ingen placed fourth in a field of field of 103 runners in the 3,000. There were 10 heats and van Ingen was in the fastest heat, which included a handful of All-Americans from the cross country season. van Ingen's time was 7:58.72, just off the NCAA Championship qualifying time of 7:54.00.

At the Penn State National Open, senior Adam Quinn was fourth in the 5,000 (14:52.67) while sophomore Adam Helman and junior Robb Quiller were fourth and sixth in the pole vault with heights of16-2 1/4 and 15-9 respectively.

At the Colgate Class of 1932 Invitational, there were five first-place performances by the Bearcats. On the men's side, senior Casey Quaglia took top honors in the 3,000 (8:44.55), junior Jesse Fuca won the 60 hurdles (8.57), sophomore Jacob Platel captured the pole vault (13-1) and junior Chris Veney was first in the long jump (21-8). On the women's side, freshman Sara Wickes won the triple jump (36-2).

Binghamton heads to the Collegiate Invitational at the New York City Armory this coming Friday and Saturday



Sara Wickes, 1st, Triple Jump (36-2)
Carly Kiess, 2nd, 1,000 (3:07.61)
Lindsay Raulli, 2nd, 3,000 (10:36.45)
Fiona Nugent, T2nd, Pole Vault (8-2)
Amanda Klein, 2nd, 200 (27.02)
Abigail Oakes, 2nd, Shot Put (37-6)
Abigail Oakes, 2nd, Shot Put (37-6)
Kaitlin Sullivan, 3rd, 60 Hurdles (9.44)
Amanda Sanacore, 3rd, 60 (8.34)
Christine Spilka, 3rd, 800 (2:24.73)
Ashley Aupont, T3rd, High Jump (5-3)

Casey Quaglia, 1st, 3,000 (8:44.55)
Jesse Fuca, 1st, 60 Hurdles (8.57)
Jacob Platel, 1st, Pole Vault (13-1)
Chris Veney, 1st, Long Jump (21-8)
Chris Veney, 2nd, 60 (7.19)
Tyler Stachecki, 2nd, 5,000 (2nd)
Anthony Gaetani, 2nd, 3,000 (8:49.77)
Colin Andeerson, 2nd, Weight Throw (51-6)
Jesse Fuca, 3rd, 60 (7.26)
Charlie Armande, 3rd, 800 (2:05)
Vasili Papastrat, 3rd, Mile (4:23.33)
Andrew Federowicz, 3rd, Long Jump (20-2)
Daniel Zukitch, 3rd, Weight Throw (49-6)

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