Lions Compete in Westminster Invitational

Lions Compete in Westminster Invitational

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend men's track & field team traveled to New Wilmington, PA on Saturday to compete in the Westminster Invitational.

Key Moments: 

* Braeden Smith (Erie, PA/Seneca) took home silver in the men's high jump event, finishing with a leap of 1.94m
* Elijah Dangrow (Greenville, PA/Greenville) and Kevin Stebick (Waterford, PA/Fort LeBoeuf) finished third and fifth respectively in the pole vault coming in at 4.45m and 4.30m
* Matt Michael (Erie, PA/Iroquois) had a fourth place finish in the shot put event with a toss of 14.61m
* Nick Post (Union City, PA/Seneca) finished fourth in the men's 10,000m run, running a time of 36:51.40
* Nick Coleman (North Huntingdon, PA/Norwin) took home sixth in the 400m dash with a time of 50.67
* In the men's 800m run, Zachary Tingley (Stoneboro, PA/Lakeview) took fourth finishing with a 1:58.17
* Kurt Eberhardt (Gibsonia, PA/Hampton) finished fifth in the men's 200m dash (22.55)

Remaining Top Performers

110 Hurdles
Colby Tarr (Uniontown, PA/Laurel Highlands) – 10th (16.86) 

Zach Wortman (St. Mary's PA/Elk County Catholic) – 15th (16:08.44)

Antonio Stello (Punxsutawney, PA/Punxsutawney) – 12th (11.34)

400m Hurdles
Ben Wright (New Sewickley, PA/Freedom Area) – 18th (1:02.19)

Michael – 12th (36.16m)

Jake Rose (Erie, PA/Iroquois) – 29th (37.02m)