Croce Earns IC4A Standards In Weight Throw At Giegengack

Cameron Croce (Credit: Steve McLaughlin)
Cameron Croce (Credit: Steve McLaughlin)

The Sacred Heart University men's indoor track and field team completed its preparations for the upcoming Northeast Conference Championship with a strong showing at the 13thAnnual Giegengack Invitational at Yale University.

  • First-year Cameron Croce had three throws meeting the IC4A standard of over 17.00m in the weight throw, highlighted by a personal-best of 17.75m which ranks him first in the NEC
  • Jeffrey Young made 60m hurdle finals and placed third with a time of 8.60, after running a prelims time of 8.57
  • Michael Somoza was also a finalist, in the 60m dash, placing sixth with a finals run of 7.20, .03 faster than his preliminary effort

The Pioneers are in action, Friday and Saturday, at the NEC Indoor Track and Field Championship. The event is hosted at Ocean Breeze Track and Field Center in Staten Island N.Y.