Fordham 10-Way Invitational
@ 168 St. Armory
Farmingdale was one of the two Divison III schools invited to the prestigious Fordham Invitational. The field of 11 Division I and Division II schools included such notable programs such as Seton Hall, Rutgers, Fordham, Manhattan College, Holy Cross and FDU. The mens team placed 9th out of the 15 schools.
Sophomore Joseph Boaheng (Bronx, NY/Dewitt Clinton) won his 60m dash trial heat (7.16) then placed 6th in the final in 7.09 to qualify for the ECAC Champs on March 4th and 5th. Boaheng also won his heat in the 200m in 23.13. Reuben Hairston (Freeport, NY/Freeport) placed 3rd in the long jump in (6.60m) 218 to better his ECAC Qualifying standard.
Other notable performances:
Reggie Routier 7th place Triple Jump 12.86m 422 Ό
Ian Lovergie 5th place High Jump 1.88m 62
Tywaun Sanford 7th place 400m 51.08
The Rams have another meet at the Armory on Friday, January 14th, the NYU Collegiate Invitational.