Rams Sweep Hammer Throw at Minuteman Invitational

Photo Credit: Mike Scott
Photo Credit: Mike Scott

Meet Information
Massachusetts Minuteman Invitational - Amherst, Mass.
Rhode Island vs. UMass Amherst, Vermont, Bryant, and Northeastern

Complete Results

Highlights from the Track

  • Rhody took the 1-2-3 in the hammer, lead by Mahlik Handley (56.37m), followed by Brandon Amo (56.12m) and Olusegun Vadis (54.93m).
  • Rock Fortna placed second in the 1500 meters clocking in at 4:02.77. Joe Maguire finished eighth with a time of 4:06.59.
  • Fortna also finished eighth in the 800 meters with a time of 1:58.32.
  • Callan Davies placed second in the 400 meter hurdles in 56.95 seconds.
  • Jacob Reilly finished second in the high jump after clearing 1.71 meters.
  • Derek Jacobs (14.03 meters) and Nicholas White (13.81 meters) finished sixth and seventh in the shot put.
  • White also placed fourth in the discus with a throw of 43.80 meters.
  • Greg McManus finished second in the javelin (58.92 meters) and Cam Reed finished fourth (52.59 meters).
  • Matthew Vinacco ran the 5000 meters in 16:14.16.

Up Next
The Rams return to the track next Thursday, April 12 to compete in the SCSU Decathlon beginning at 1:00 p.m.