Men's Track and Field Falls Short at UNH
The Holy Cross men’s track and field team competed in a dual meet against the University of New Hampshire on Saturday, January 19. The Crusaders fell short to the Wildcats by a score of 244-178.
Junior Garrett Fortin finished second in the 55 meter dash, clocking in at 6.72 seconds. Sophomore Dan Dempsey was also second in the high jump, posting a mark of 1.89 meters. Senior Myles Connor placed third in the high jump with a top height of 1.84 meters.
Junior Freddie Halloran was third in the 500 meters, finishing with a time of 1:08.95. Rookie Will Hornyak was fourth in the 800 meters at 2:01.42. Freshman John Gnibus (24.81 seconds) and sophomore Nick Techiera (25.06 seconds) were third and fourth in the 200 meters.
Senior Tom Chiappini finished fourth in the shot put at 13.13 meters.
Holy Cross will next be in action at Boston University’s John Thomas Terrier Classic on Saturday, January 26.