Indoor Track Improves ECAC Times at Gotham Cup
Jan 12, 2007

NYC Gotham Cup

@ 168 St. Armory

New Balance Track & Field Center

Manhattan, NY

The Farmingdale State Men's and Women's Indoor Track team competed at the NYC Gotham Cup, hosted by NYU, at the New Balance Track & Field Center in Manhattan, NY on Friday, January 12th. Freshman Kurt Johns-Harris (Stonybrook, NY/Ward Melville) and junior Reggie Routier (Freeport, NY/Freeport) set personal bests and increased their ECAC qualifying performances in the Triple Jump. Kurt jumped 13.77m (45' 2 1/4") and Reggie 13.71m (44' 11 1/2"). Kurt and Reggie are now 9th and 10th on the All-Time Triple Jump list. Senior Akil Williams (Jamaica, NY/August Martin) high jumped 1.96m (6'5") to also increase his ECAC qualifying performance.

Other notable performances:

Azell Green - 60m, 7.36, New personal best; 400m - 52.56, 1st in heat

Jermaine Carter - 800m, 2:01.21, 3rd in heat