Rams Prepare for Final Tune-Up Before A-10 Championship

Rams Prepare for Final Tune-Up Before A-10 Championship

KINGSTON, R.I. - For the second time in less than a month, the Rhode Island Men's and Women's Track & Field teams will travel to Boston University, this time to compete in the David Hemery Valentine Invitational. The Women's meet will begin at 1:30 p.m. on Friday and the Men's meet will take place at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday.

Meet Information

David Hemery Valentine Invitational
February 13-14, 2015
Boston University Track & Tennis Center - Boston, Mass.
Women's Entries - Track | Field
Men's Entries - Track | Field

Official Order of Events

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Women's Track & Field

Team Scores
1. Rhode Island - 134
2. Brown - 114
3. Providence - 96
4. UMass-Amherst - 80
5. Stonehill - 59.5
6. New Hampshire - 49.5
7. Quinnipiac - 32
8. Central Conn. St. - 32
9. American International - 29
10. Bryant - 24

Top 3 Finishes

  • Hannah Madison won the pentathlon with a final score of 2801 points.
  • Keilan Nova won the 200m with a season best and New England qualifying time of 25.55s.
  • Amber Sekoll won the pole vault with a clearance of 3.45m, (11'3 3/4").
  • The 4x400m relay team of Lauren Burke, Keilan Nova, Micaela McPadden, and Dyshelle Pemberton won in a final time of 3:51.70.
  • Shellyann Lindo was second in the 60m with a personal best and New England qualifying time of 7.74s. Her time makes her the 4th best URI individual all-time.
  • Katja Neves was second in the shot put with a best mark of 13.20m, (43'3 3/4").
  • Briana Robitaille was second in the 200m with a season best and New England qualifying time of 25.60s and finished fifth in the 60m.
  • Jackie Burr was third in the 3000m with a season best and New England qualifying time of 10:06.33. This makes her the 10th-best URI individual all-time.
  • Janel Conley was third in the long jump with a best jump of 5.43m, (17'9 3/4").
  • Lindsey Folsom was third in the pole vault with a clearance of 31.5m, (104'4").
  • Micaela McPadden was third in the 400m with a season best and New England qualifying time of 59.66s.
  • Dyshelle Pemberton was third in the 200m with a season best and New England qualifying time of 25.70s.
  • Nichole Sarkis was third in the 800m with a final time of 2:21.03.

 

Men's Track & Field

Team Scores
1. Rhode Island - 180.50
2. Brown - 140
3. New Hampshire - 76
4. American International - 76
5. Stonehill - 54
6. Central Connecticut State - 51.50
7. Providence - 40
8. UMass Amherst - 20
9. Bryant - 18

Event Winners

  • DeAngelo Berry won the 60m dash with a time of 6.91s. The time ties Nigel Hill's Gotham Cup performance for the best Rhody time this year.
  • Casey Burley was victorious in the long jump with a height of 6.96m, a team-best for the season.
  • Nigel Hill finished first in the 200m dash in a time of 21.80s.
  • Ondrej Honka dominated the pole vault with a winning personal best clearance of 4.96m.
  • Jack Kahrs won the triple jump by jumping 2.04m.
  • Kebba Nasso earned the victory in the 400m dash with a time of 49.45s.
  • The 4x400m relay team of Nigel Hill, Jack Kahrs, Joe DiPalma, and Zach Campo were victorious in a time of 3:24.47.