January 7, 2012

Zamostny, Hernandez score records

LEWISBURG, Pa. – Jake Zamostny (Mt. Airy, Md./South Carroll) finished eighth in the 1,000 meters with a program-record time of 2:37.05 to lead a small contingent of McDaniel athletes at the 2012 Bucknell Mini Meet in men's indoor track and field action on Saturday.

Carlos Hernandez (Derwood, Md./Magruder) added a second record for the Green Terror at the non-scoring meet, finishing 13th in the weight throw with a program-record toss of 11.85 meters.

Hernandez was also 10th in the shot put, reaching the Centennial Conference (CC)-qualifying standard with a hurl of 12.02 meters – a throw which ranks ninth on the Green Terror's all-time list.

Jerome Hill (Baltimore, Md./Northwestern) recorded the top individual placefinish of the day, crossing fourth in the 60 with a CC-qualifying time of 7.23 seconds, which is tied for second-fastest in program history. Hill was also seventh in the 300 (36.98) and now ranks third on that all-time list.

Arthur Williams, Kyle Dunn (Crofton, Md./South River) and Jordan Birden also hit the CC mark in the 60. Williams was 10th (7.47) while Dunn and Birden were 14th (7.65) and 15th (7.69), respectively. Dunn's personal-best time cracked the all-time top 10.

Jake Nichols (Frederick, Md./Gov. Thomas Johnson) hit the CC standard in the 60 hurdles (9.02 seconds) and shot put (10.91 meters). His 60-meter hurdle time moves him into second place all-time.

Birden (11.92 meters), Williams (11.51) and Dunn (11.33) all qualified in the triple jump, finishing 8-9-10 in the event.

Joe Rollins (Temple Hills, Md./Surrattsville) finished ninth in the long jump with a leap of 6.06 meters. Birden and Dunn also hit the CC mark, finishing 14th (5.44) and 15th (5.35), respectively. Williams just missed the standard, finishing 16th with a jump of 5.00 meters.

Chuck Kronmiller (Norristown, Pa./Methacton) finished seventh in the 200 with a time of 25.44 seconds. He was also 16th in the shot put (10.54 meters) 19th in the 60 (7.82 seconds).

Brad Heavner (Frederick, Md./Urbana) placed eighth in the 500 with a time of 1:14.98 to round out the top-10 individual finishes.

The Green Terror returns to action at the Orange and Maroon Classic hosted by Susquehanna on Sunday, Jan. 22. Action begins at 10 a.m.

McDaniel Results: 60: 4. Jerome Hill 7.23*, 10. Arthur Williams 7.47*, 14. Kyle Dunn 7.65*, 15. Jordan Birden 7.69*, 19. Chuck Kronmiller 7.82; 200: 7. Kronmiller 25.44; 300: 7. Hill 36.98, 12. Trevor Crest 38.66, 14. James Ways 39.78; 500: 8. Brad Heavner 1:14.98; 1,000: 8. Jake Zamostny 2:37.05%, 15. Peter Merkel 2:55.14, 17. Calvin Ball 3:15.26; Mile: 13. Merkel 4:55.41, 14. Ron Shriver 4:55.52, 16. Ball 5:29.31; 3,000: 11 Shriver 10:40.83, 12. Jason Stein 10:51.19; 60 Hurdles: 8. Jake Nichols 9.02*; 4x400 Relay: 6. Hill, Crest, Heavner, Nichols 3:38.64, 8. Williams, Kronmiller, Zamostny, Ways 4:01.32; Long Jump: 9. Joe Rollins 6.06m (19-10 ¾)*, 14. Birden 5.44m (17-10 ¼)*, 15. Dunn 5.35m (17-6 ¾)*, 16. Williams 5.00m (16-5); Triple Jump: 8. Birden 11.92m (39-1 ¼)*, 9. Williams 11.51m (37-9 ¼)*, 10. Dunn 11.33m (37-2 ¼)*; Shot Put: 10. Carlos Hernandez 12.02m (39-5 ¼)*, 15. Nichols 10.91m (35-9 ½)*, 16. Kronmiller 10.54m (34-7), 18. Dunn 10.11m (33-2), 20. Jeff Thompson 9.10m (29-10 ¼), 11. Nate Adamczyk 8.16m (26-9 ¼); Weight Throw: 13. Hernandez 11.85m (38-10 ½)%, 15. Adamczyk 7.29m (23-11), 16. Thompson 6.11m (20- ½).

* Centennial Conference qualifying standard, % program record

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