Men's Track Takes First Place At URI Mega Meet

Men's Track Takes First Place At URI Mega Meet

Feb. 3, 2001

KINGSTON, R.I. - Senior James Rooney broke the men's indoor track record in the shot put with a mark of 55'06.26" to lead Rhode Island to a first-place at the URI Mega Meet, held at the Mackal Field House on Saturday afternoon. Rooney also finished first in the weight throw with a distance of 57'05.75. The Rams finished the meet with an impressive score of 207, more than 80 points ahead of second-place Brown (126.50)

Rhode Island took first-place in eight of the 17 events at the meet. Senior Dustin Kuzma took first in the 400 meter dash (50.18) and fourth in the 55 meter high hurdles (8.01). Junior Albert White notched a first-place finish in the long jump (22'01.75"), third in the 55 meter dash (6.63) and fifth in the 200 meter dash (22.91) while senior Bryan Stanislaus took first in the 500 meter run. Sophomore Joel Fedorowicz (800 meter run, 1:55.66) and senior Brian Norton (1,000 meter run, 2:32.02) rounded out URI's first-place finishers.

The Rams will return to action on Saturday, February 10 when they travel to Boston University to compete at the Valenties Meet.

University of Rhode Island Mega Meet Kingston, R.I. February 3, 2001

MEN'S TEAM SCORES:
1. URI, 207
2. Brown, 126.50
3. Massachussetts, 93.50
4. BC, 70
5. New Hampshire, 58
6. Holy Cross, 48
7. Quinnipiac, 27
8. New Haven, 20
9. Hartford, 5

Men's 55 Meter Dash

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL TIME PTS ===== ============================ ========================= ==== ==== 1 Buchanan, Brandon Brown 6.48 10 2 Ordway, Jonathan BC 6.53 8 3 White, Albert URI 6.63 6 4 Frenz, Matt URI 6.64 5 5 Lordo, Anthony URI 6.65 4 6 Knight, Derrick BC 6.66 3 7 Arthur, Travis Brown 6.70 2

Men's 200 Meter Dash

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL TIME HT PTS ===== ============================ ========================= ===== == ==== 1 Marino, Steve Brown 22.41 1 10 2 Lordo, Anthony URI 22.43 1 8 3 Harris, Mike Massachussetts 22.84 2 6 4 Constant, Tim New Hampshire 22.85 1 5 5 White, Albert URI 22.91 2 4 6 Arthur, Travis Brown 23.15 2 3 7 Owen, David Brown 23.33 1 2 8 Reid, Hugh Massachussetts 23.53 2 1 9 Frenz, Matt URI 23.54 3 10 Morello, Peter Brown 23.69 4

Men's 400 Meter Dash

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL TIME HT PTS ===== ============================ ========================= ===== == ==== 1 Kuzma, Dustin URI 50.18 1 10 2 Johnson, Mark BC 50.44 1 8 3 Sardis, Phillip Brown 51.07 2 6 4 Banks, Nate Brown 51.75 1 5 5 Weicksel, Steve New Hampshire 52.70 2 4 6 Falvey, David Massachussetts 52.77 2 3 7 Vinson, Kyle URI 53.15 3 2 8 David, Shawn Holy Cross 53.30 3 1 9 Weidner, Zach Brown 53.46 1 10 Hansberry, Kevin BC 53.54 2

Men's 500 Meter Run

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL TIME HT PTS ===== ============================ ========================= ======= == ==== 1 Stanislaus, Bryan URI 1:05.52 1 10 2 Normant, Jeffrey BC 1:05.92 1 8 3 Marsh, William Quinnipiac 1:07.54 1 6 4 Reineke, Josh Brown 1:08.49 1 5 5 Picillo, Chuck URI 1:09.00 1 4 6 Howell, Mike Massachussetts 1:09.37 2 3 7 Materna, Alex Holy Cross 1:09.92 2 2 8 Comiskey, Casey New Hampshire 1:11.32 2 1 9 Reid, Hugh Massachussetts 1:11.40 1 10 Herd, Dave New Hampshire 1:12.70 2

Men's 800 Meter Run

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL TIME HT PTS ===== ============================ ========================= ======= == ==== 1 Fedorowicz, Joel URI 1:55.66 1 10 2 Lowney, Colin URI 1:56.98 1 8 3 Schneck, Kyle New Hampshire 1:57.34 1 6 4 Kenney, Bill Holy Cross 1:58.29 1 5 5 Mann, James BC 1:58.35 1 4 6 Nowicki, Andrew Massachussetts 1:58.90 1 3 7 Collupy, Gary Massachussetts 1:59.99 1 2 8 Mattosa, Justin Brown 2:00.17 1 1 9 Mahoney, Pat Holy Cross 2:00.78 2 10 Bruhn, Jason New Haven 2:01.15 1

Men's 1,000 Meter Run

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL TIME HT PTS ===== ============================ ========================= ======= == ==== 1 Norton, Brian URI 2:32.02 1 10 2 Mickle, Vernon BC 2:32.06 1 8 3 Cronin, Brian Massachussetts 2:32.45 1 6 4 Mogul, Jon URI 2:33.01 2 5 5 Wallace, Shawn BC 2:33.23 1 4 6 Andruchow, Jon Brown 2:34.34 1 3 7 Ahearn, Mike Massachussetts 2:34.70 1 2 8 Karatkewicz, Matt Holy Cross 2:35.00 2 1 9 Jacobsen, John Massachussetts 2:36.76 2 10 Cyr, James New Haven 2:37.31 1

Men's 1 Mile Run

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL TIME HT PTS ===== ============================ ========================= ======= == ==== 1 Mullert, David Massachussetts 4:21.43 1 10 2 Nastasi, Sal Massachussetts 4:21.52 1 8 3 Kunz, Corey Brown 4:22.41 1 6 4 Daly, Eugene URI 4:22.42 1 5 5 Sullivan, Brendan Massachussetts 4:23.00 1 4 6 Keefrider, Mike Brown 4:23.50 1 3 7 Martin, Tom Quinnipiac 4:26.03 2 2 8 Dudley, Pat Brown 4:26.13 1 1 9 Bianco, Todd URI 4:26.78 1 10 McKEnzie, Michael BC 4:28.12 2

Men's 3,000 Meter Run

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL TIME PTS ===== ============================ ========================= ======= ==== 1 Lavalee, Roland Quinnipiac 8:33.62 10 2 Bishop, Steven New Haven 8:37.31 8 3 Mahoney, Brian BC 8:42.62 6 4 Pollard, Peter Quinnipiac 8:45.38 5 5 Schultz, Patrick New Haven 8:46.28 4 6 Shaffer, Andrew BC 8:47.92 3 7 Sullivan, Brendan Massachussetts 9:00.41 2 8 Bourque, Ryan Massachussetts 9:01.24 1 9 Moylan, Tim Quinnipiac 9:02.32 10 Barnard, Matt New Hampshire 9:04.72

Men's 55 Meter High Hurdles

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL TIME PTS ===== ============================ ========================= ==== ==== 1 Brown, James Brown 7.70 10 2 Marshall, Jason New Hampshire 7.85 8 3 Lowney, Colin URI 8.01 6 4 Kuzma, Dustin URI 8.01 5 5 Conti, Dan Holy Cross 8.01 4 6 Ellis, Peter Brown 8.04 3 7 McNally, Ryan Massachussetts 8.06 2 8 Diggs, Daveed Brown 8.09 1

Men's 4x400 Meter Relay

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE RELAY AFFILIATION TIME HT PTS ===== =================================== ======= == ==== 1 BC BC 3:24.19 1 10 2 MASS Massachussetts 3:27.79 1 8 3 BROW Brown 3:28.38 1 6 4 UNH New Hampshire 3:29.16 1 5 5 URI URI 3:32.61 1 4 6 HC Holy Cross 3:32.95 2 3 7 NHAV "B" New Haven 3:37.61 2 2

Men's 4x800 Meter Relay

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE RELAY AFFILIATION TIME PTS ===== =================================== ======= ==== 1 URI URI 7:59.54 10 2 MASS Massachussetts 8:05.42 8 3 BC BC 8:09.48 6 4 HC Holy Cross 8:20.00 5 5 QUIN Quinnipiac 8:37.96 4

Men's High Jump

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL MARK PTS ===== ========================== =================== ===== ==== 1 Arundel, Dave Brown 2.11m 6'11.00 10 2 Lordo, Anthony URI 2.06m 6'09.00 8 3 Houtman, Isaiah Holy Cross 1.86m 6'01.25 6 4 Miller, Mark Hartford 1.86m 6'01.25 5 5 Robertson, Joe Holy Cross 1.86m 6'01.25 4 6 Botonjic, Edin New Haven 1.81m 5'11.25 3 7 Toffling, Keith Massachussetts 1.81m 5'11.25 2 8 Ohlson, Riley New Hampshire 1.81m 5'11.25 1 9 Maguire, Conor URI 1.81m 5'11.25 10 Verdaguer, Gabriel BC 1.76m 5'09.25

Men's Pole Vault

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL MARK PTS ===== ========================== =================== ========= ==== 1 Bowery, Brad Brown 16'06.00" 5.03m 10 2 Matthews, Brett URI 14'09.00" 4.50m 8 3 Hillson, Greg New Hampshire 14'03.00" 4.34m 6 4 Salinger, Aaron Brown 14'03.00" 4.34m 5 5 Conti, Dan Holy Cross 13'09.00" 4.19m 4 6 Whitten, Robert New Hampshire 13'09.00" 4.19m 3 7 Robertson, Joe Holy Cross 13'09.00" 4.19m 2 8 Scheider, Ken Massachussetts 13'09.00" 4.19m 0.50 8 Broeg, Jeff Brown 13'09.00" 4.19m 0.50 10 Katayama, Mike Brown 13'03.00" 4.04m

Men's Long Jump

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL MARK PTS ===== ========================== =================== ===== ==== 1 White, Albert URI 6.75m 22'01.75 10 2 Frenz, Matt URI 6.67m 21'10.75 8 3 Lew, Alex Brown 6.64m 21'09.50 6 4 Ortega, Anthony Massachussetts 6.28m 20'07.25 5 5 King, Daniel URI 6.26m 20'06.50 4 6 Kuzma, Dustin URI 6.22m 20'05.00 3 7 Corkum, Mike URI 6.21m 20'04.50 2 8 Greco, David Massachussetts 6.20m 20'04.25 1 9 Verdaguer, Gabriel BC 6.12m 20'01.00 10 Germain, Wilkenson New Haven 6.05m 19'10.25

Men's Triple Jump

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL MARK PTS ===== ========================== =================== ====== ==== 1 Thomas, Sean Brown 14.08m 46'02.50 10 2 Schrock, Eric Brown 12.91m 42'04.25 8 3 Ohlson, Riley New Hampshire 12.87m 42'02.75 6 4 Ortega, Anthony Massachussetts 12.87m 42'02.75 5 5 Kuzma, Dustin URI 12.78m 41'11.25 4 6 Germain, Wilkenson New Haven 12.48m 40'11.50 3 7 Normant, Keith BC 12.42m 40'09.00 2 8 Fleming, Kevin Holy Cross 12.26m 40'02.75 1 9 Stanislaus, Bryan URI 12.00m 39'04.50 10 Greco, David Massachussetts 11.56m 37'11.25

Men's Shot Put

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL MARK PTS ===== ========================== =================== ====== ==== 1 Rooney, James URI 16.92m 55'06.25 10 2 Peterson, Paul URI 15.13m 49'07.75 8 3 Jason, Jeff Massachussetts 15.10m 49'06.50 6 4 Uciano, Eric Massachussetts 14.92m 48'11.50 5 5 Hilson, Chris Holy Cross 14.31m 46'11.50 4 6 Fernandes, Mike URI 14.29m 46'10.75 3 7 Hanclewood, Dwayne Holy Cross 14.25m 46'09.00 2 8 Gazzola, TJ Holy Cross 13.01m 42'08.25 1 9 Beirne, Anthony BC 12.70m 41'08.00 10 Puozzo, Mike New Hampshire 11.00m 36'01.25

Men's Weight Throw

Finals Results - Saturday 02/03/01

PLACE ATHLETE NAME SCHOOL MARK PTS ===== ========================== =================== ====== ==== 1 Rooney, James URI 17.52m 57'05.75 10 2 Thompson, Andrew New Hampshire 17.17m 56'04.00 8 3 Iamarone, Scott URI 16.84m 55'03.00 6 4 Puozzo, Mike New Hampshire 15.91m 52'02.50 5 5 Nunez, Jason URI 15.83m 51'11.25 4 6 Peterson, Paul URI 15.28m 50'01.75 3 7 Thibeault, AJ Holy Cross 15.20m 49'10.50 2 8 Drury, Pat Holy Cross 14.93m 48'11.75 1 9 Weathers, Chad New Hampshire 14.93m 48'11.75 10 Beirne, Anthony BC 14.55m 47'09.00