Personal-Bests For Track And Field At DeSchriver Invite

Sean Murray ran a PB in the 5,000m at the DeSchriver Invitational (Credit: Steve McLaughlin)
Sean Murray ran a PB in the 5,000m at the DeSchriver Invitational (Credit: Steve McLaughlin)

The Sacred Heart University indoor track and field teams competed at the DeSchriver Invitational, hosted by East Stroudsburg University on Saturday. Several Pioneers performed well, highlighted by top finishes in numerous events.

SHU returns to action on Saturday at the 14thAnnual Giegengack Invitational at Coxe Cage in New Haven, Conn.

  • Sean Murray placed fourth in the 5,000m with a personal-best time of 16:19.98
  • Thomas Lawless also had a personal-best performance, crossing at 4:51.69 in the mile
  • Andy Saurez placed ninth in the weight throw, with a toss of 13.14m
  • First-year Alec Valle made his Pioneers debut in the 3,000m and placed sixth with a run of 9:31.09