Andre' Reid Sets School Record In Shot Put With NCAA Provisional Mark In Men's Track & Field Team's Season Opener

Andre' Reid Sets School Record In Shot Put With NCAA Provisional Mark In Men's Track & Field Team's Season Opener

Jan. 15, 2005

Complete Results

BOSTON, Mass. - University of Rhode Island senior Andre' Reid (South Windsor, Conn.) broke his own school record and posted an NCAA provisional qualifying mark in the shot put in the Rams' season-opener at the BU All-Comers Meet Saturday.

Reid, the defending Atlantic 10 indoor and outdoor shot put champion, finished second in the shot with a throw of 58 feet, 4 inches, breaking his old school record of 56-9.

Sophomore Ashhad Agyapong (Trenton, N.J.) won the 200-meter dash in 21.68 seconds and took third in the 55-meter dash in 6.53. Sophomore Darnell Douglas (Delmar, N.Y.) won the 500 run in 1:05.65 and junior Leandro Bonvehi (Providence, R.I.) took third in that event in 1:06.38.

Sophomore Christopher Adams (Selden, N.Y.) won the 55 hurdles in 7.87 seconds and sophomore Bremen de Haan (Galloway, N.J.) followed in third place in 8.00 seconds.

Freshman Denis Street Jr. (Slate Hill, N.Y.) placed third in the long jump with a distance of 21-6. Sophomore Daniel Godin (Coventry, R.I.) took third in the weight throw with a heave of 55-6.50 and sophomore Paul Chobanian (Providence, R.I.) finished fifth with a toss of 5-00.75.

Freshman David Delude (Pawtucket, R.I.) finished in a tie for fourth in the high jump, clearing 6-2. In the pole vault, junior Adam Zucconi (Marlton, N.J.) and freshman Sutton Underwood (Norwalk, Conn.) tied for fouth at 13-11.25.

Senior Sean Bramley (New Paltz, N.Y.) finished fourth in the shot put (50-2.75) and freshman Ryan McCarthy (Worcester, Mass.) followed in fifth (46-2.75). Freshman Thomas Opp (Hudson, Mass.) finished fifth in the triple jump with a distance of 41-3 and freshman Brendan Lamboy (Warwick, R.I.) took seventh in the 55 dash in 6.83.

The Rams return to action on Friday when they host the Sorlien Invitational at 1:00 p.m.