FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – For the second day in a row, Billy Emerson (Germantown, Md./Watkins Mill) won the shot put, leading McDaniel at the Battleground Relays hosted by Mary Washington on Saturday.
Head of the Class: The following athletes won an event at the meet:
- Billy Emerson won the shot put with a mark of 13.93 meters.
Standard Bearer: The following athletes hit Centennial Conference-qualifying marks at the meet:
- Jamie Mintz (Baltimore, Md./Benjamin Franklin): 100, finishing seventh with a mark of 12.62 seconds. His qualifier came in the prelims, qualifying seventh with a time of 12.28 seconds.
- Aaron Ferguson (Greenbelt, Md./Wheaton): 100, finishing 10th with a time of 12.43 seconds.
- Caleb White (Glen Burnie, Md./Baltimore City College): 400 hurdles, finishing seventh with a time of 1:07.06.
- Alex Panagakos (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll): 400, finishing fourth with a time of 52.96 seconds.
- Kai Samuels (Pasadena, Md./Northeast): 400, finishing fifth with a time of 53.48 seconds.
- Miky Kisi (Baltimore, Md./Archbishop Curley): 400, finishing sixth with a time of 54.24 seconds.
- Billy Emerson: shot put, finishing first with a mark of 13.93 meters; discus, finishing second with a mark of 40.37 meters.
- Taylor Wagner (Dunkirk, Md./Northern): shot put, finishing third with a mark of 13.24 meters.
- JR Yankowski (Sykesville, Md./Century): discus, finishing ninth with a mark of 37.78 meters.
A New Standard: The following athletes hit ECAC-qualifying marks at the meet:
- Billy Emerson: shot put, 13.93 meters; discus, 40.37 meters
- Taylor Wagner: shot put, 13.24 meters
- JR Yankowski: discus, 37.78 meters
Teamwork: The following relays competed at the meet:
- The sprint medley relay of Caleb White, Miky Kisi, Alex Panagakos and Gavin Gibson finished third with a time of 3:40.73.
- The 4x100 relay of Jamie Mintz, Michael Corinaldi, Aaron Ferguson and Miky Kisi finished first with a time of 46.51 seconds.
- The 4x400 relay of Gavin Gibson, Kai Samuels, Michael Corinaldi and Miky Kisi finished first with a time of 3:41.09.
The Best of the Rest: The following also competed at the event:
- Ricardo Loyola: 1500, 21st, 5:11.30
- Cyrus Daroowalla: 1500, 22nd, 5:11.95
- Brenndan Jacko: shot put, 21st, 8.96 meters; discus, 20th, 23.06 meters
Next Up: The Green Terror returns to action at the Mount Multis on Thursday and Friday.