McGrainer Posts Second Fastest Time in 1000m; Wilkes Takes Third

McGrainer Posts Second Fastest Time in 1000m; Wilkes Takes Third

Boston - Rhody's men's track & field team completed the indoor portion of its track & field schedule on Sunday competing in the final day of the IC4A Championships at Boston University. The Rams finished strong with three top ten finishers in their respective events. 

URI Highlights

  • Alexander McGrainer followed up his personal best (2:26.85) in the trails of the 1000m run yesterday, with a new personal best of 2:25.79 in the finals to finish seventh overall. This time places McGrainer second all-time in program history in the 1000m run. 
  • Freshman Ryan Wilkes placed third in the pole vault with a bar clearance of 4.95m (16'2.75").
  • Marlon Montague took eighth in the 400m run with a finals time of 48.22s.