DeIngenis Sets School Record In 800 Meters, Burbank Places Second In Long Jump For Women's Outdoor Track At Brown Springtime Invitational

May 1, 2005


Brown Springtime Invitational

Sunday, May 1, 2005

Brown Stadium, Providence, R.I.

PROVIDENCE, R.I.-- Sophomore Vinnie Williams (Springfield, Mass.) led the way for the Stonehill menís outdoor track and field team on Sunday afternoon at the Brown Springtime Invitational with a first place finish in the 100 meters, posting a time of 11.02 seconds to win the event.

The menís 4 X 400 relay team of junior Paul Viggiano (Trumbull, Conn.) and freshmen Richard Gerry (Bow, N.H.), Keith Gill (Brockton, Mass.) and Kevin Wolfe (Marstons Mills, Mass.) posted a winning time in the event of 3:26.50, while senior Fran Guardabascio (Mansfield, Mass.) finished third in the 800 meters for the Chieftains with a time of 1:55.08, qualifying for the all-New England Championships in the process.

On the womenís side, sophomore Dana DeIngenis (Cranston, R.I.) set a school record in the 800 meters with a time of 2:16.65 that was good for second place, while fellow sophomore Colleen Burbank (Dedham, Mass.) placed second in the long jump with a mark of 16 feet, seven inches.

Both Stonehill squads will compete for their respective Northeast-10 Conference Championships next Saturday afternoon at UMass Lowellís Cushing Track in Lowell, Mass. beginning at 10:00 a.m.