Men's track & field places 10th at Rochester Invitational
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April 10, 2011
Hamilton College finished 10th at the 15-team, multi-divisional University of Rochester Alumni Invitational at Fauver Stadium on April 9.
Josh Orndorff '11 placed in the top eight in the hammer throw and the discus. Orndorff was sixth in the hammer with a distance of 44.99 meters (147 feet, 7 inches), and seventh in the discus with a throw of 36.55 meters (119 feet, 11 inches).
Jimmy Alexis '13 tied for fourth in the pole vault as he cleared 4.10 meters (13 feet, 5.25 inches). Jeffrey Blackburn '13 ended up sixth in the triple jump with a mark of 12.43 meters (40 feet, 9.5 inches).
Scott Bickard '11 finished sixth in the 10,000-meter run with a time of 32:13.58. James Grebey '12 was seventh in the 1,500-meter run in 4:01.08.
Hamilton finished with 23 team points, and Rochester captured the team title with 131. The Continentals compete in an invitational at SUNY Brockport on Saturday, April 16.