Robin and Martin lead the track team
Quinnipiac’s Thomas Martin and Carolyn Robin had supurb showings at the Husky Spring Open held at Northeastern University last Saturday. Martin was first in the men’s 5,000-meter run (15:32.89) and second in the 3,000-meter steeplechase (9:45.34), while Robin won the women’s 10,000-meter run with a time of 40:05.72.
Jeffrey Roginielewicz (32:35.22), Tim Moylan (33:52.11), and Richard Heffron (33:57.42) finished second, third, and fourth in the men’s 10,000-meter run, while Anthony Mio (9:53.19) and Peter Pollard (10:02.65) finished third and fourth respectively behind Martin in the 3,000-meter steeplechase.
Greg Brink was also seventh in the 1,500-meter run in 4:11.83, followed by Greg Toomey in ninth (4:13.21). Brink also finished tenth in the 5,000-meter run in 15:55.09, while Pollard (2:01.81) was tenth in the 800-meters and Mark Driscoll followed his teammates in the 10,000 with a 34:21.36 finish.
The women’s team, led by Robin in the 10,000, also took honors in the 5,000-meter run with Katie Gwyther, who finished in 19:00.58. Danielle Green (12:23.26) was fourth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase. Sarah DeFreitas and Jamie Scholl followed Gwyther across the line in the 5,000 finishing tenth and eighteenth, with times of 20:0.69 and 21:56.28 respectively. Julianne Foito also finished twenty-first in the 800-meters with a time of 2:35.80.
The Bobcats return to action at the UConn Invitational in Storrs, Conn. on April 5.