Men Finish Fourth, Women Eighth at CTC Relays
Dec 3, 2006

Collegiate Track Conference Relays

@ Southern Connecticut State College

New Haven, CT


Men - 4th place - 36 points

Women - 8th place - 5 points

New Haven, CT - The Farmingdale State men's indoor track team placed in every event entered to achieve the highest place and point total at the CTC Relays in school history. Freshman Kurt Johns-Harris (1st collegiate meet; Stonybrook, NY) and junior Reggie Routier (Team captain; Freeport, NY) finished second in the Triple Jump Relay, both qualified for the ECAC Championships on March 2-3 at Wesleyan University. In the 35-pound Weight Throw, senior Chris Okolie (Bethpage, NY) and junior David Casillas (Bay Shore, NY) both set personal bests.

On the womens side, freshman Jessica Sarro (West Hempstead, NY) scored in both the Long and Triple Jumps and sophomore Cathryn McLean (Freeport, NY) scored in the High Jump. Each were both competing in their first collegiate meet.

Men's Sprint Medley: 1st place, 3:40.78

Jermaine Carter, Kensely Norian, Ray Thomas, Armann Leifsson

Men's 4x400-meter: 2nd place, 3:31.53

Jermaine Carter, Kensely Norian, Ray Thomas, Armann Leifsson

Men's 4x200-meter: 4th place, 1:37.34

Reuben Hairston, Chris Herbst, Jason Chin-Chitty, Earl Noel

Men's 55-meter Hurdles Relay: 2nd place, 16.56

Earl Noel, Chris Herbst

Men's 55-meter Relay: 3rd place, 14.0

Azell Green, Reuben Hairston

Men's High Jump Relay: 1st place (tie), 3.55 meters

Akil Williams, Azell Green

Men's Long Jump Relay: 2nd place, 12.6 meters

Reuben Hairston, Jason Chin-Chitty

Men's Triple Jump Relay: 2nd place, 26.34 meters

Kurt Johns-Harris (13.22m - 43'4 1/2"), Reggie Routier (13.12m-43'1/2") - ECAC QUALIFIERS

Men's Shot-Put Relay: 4th place, 23.9m

Chris Okolie, Alex Rubino

Men's 35 Lb. Weight Relay: 4th place

Chris Okolie (12.28m - 40' 3 1/2"), David Casillas (11.30m - 37' 1") - Personal bests

Women's Long Jump: 4th place

Jessica Sarro, 4.94m, 16' 2 2/2"

Women's Triple Jump: 4th place

Jessica Sarro, 9.96m, 32" 8 1/4"

Women's High Jump: 4th place (tie)

Cathryn McLean, 1.42m, 4' 7 3/4"