Men's Indoor Track and Field

Ellis, Brown and Scher Lead Rams at Jasper Invitational

Jasper Invitational

Manhattan College - Draddy Gymnasium

Saturday, December 13th

Ellis, Brown and Scher Lead Rams at Jasper Invitational


Riverdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's and women's Indoor Track team competed at the Jasper Invitational on Saturday, December 13th in a meet that featured only field events and sprints.

Sophomore Qasim Ellis (Farmingdale, N.Y./Farmingdale) won the long jump with a jump of 6.72 (22' 3/4"). This improves his previous ECAC qualifying performance. Qasim now ranks second on the Division III ECAC performance list. Ellis also placed 4th in the triple jump with a leap of 13.21m (43' 4 1/4"). 

Freshman Steven Brown (Wheatly Heights, N.Y./Half Hollow Hills East) won the 55m high hurdles in a hand timed 7.8. Steve also placed 3rd in the high jump with 1.84m (6' 1/2").

Freshman Joe Scher (Franklin Square, N.Y./H.F. Carey) ran a hand timed 6.1 in the 55m dash. Converted to FAT time Joe ran 6.34 and is tied for first place on the ECAC list.

Additional Scorers-
(Men)  35lb. Weight Throw - Brandon Drummond - 8th - 15.47m (50' 9 1/4")
(Women)  20lb Weight Throw - Gina Pierre - 4th - 11.98m (39' 3 3/4")
(Women)  Long Jump - Ali Smith - 3rd - 4.62m (15' 1 3/4")
(Men)  Triple Jump - Kurt-Johns Harris - 5th - 13.18m (43' 3")
(Men)  Pole Vault - Joe Colombo - 5th - 3.50m (11 5 3/4")
(Men)  55m Hurdles - Greg Denis - 3rd - 8.30 HT
(Men)  55m Dash - Naveed Mohammed - 2nd - 6.40 HT
(Women)  Pentathlon - Nicole Zarek - 8th - 1,710 Points

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