May 8, 2010

Rams Break Four School Records at Last Chance Meet

Rams Break Four School Records at Last Chance Meet

- Magee, Tiernan and 4x100m Relay break school records -

Manhattan, N.Y. - Freshman Corine Magee (Mastic Beach, N.Y./William Floyd) broke two individual records and ran the anchor leg on the record-breaking 4x100m Relay at the New York City Qualfiying Last Chance Meet at Icahn Stadium on May 7th-8th. Sophomore Sean Tiernan (Staten Island, N.Y./Tottenville) broke the 3000m Steeplechase school record by three seconds with a time of 9:50.58.

Corine's day started with the 100m trials, where she ran a school record 12.21. She then teamed with freshmen Vicky Mandat (West Babylon, N.Y./North Babylon), Kathleen Clermont (Uniondale, N.Y./Uniondale) and Faustine Chukwuezi (Central Islip, N.Y./Central Islip) to run 48.87 for the school record. Corine then ran the 200m finals in a school record and National qualifying 25.03. She then finished this amazing day by winning the 100m final in 12.25. Corine's 100m time improves her National qualifying 100m performance.

Chukwuezi qualified for the NCAA Championships in the Triple Jump with a jump of 11.38m (37'4"). She moves to #2 on the All-Time list.

ECAC Qualifiers and Notable Performances

DeShaun Thomas: 100m - 11.05 - ECAC Qualifier

200m - 22.29 - ECAC Qualfier

Vicky Mandat: 200m - 25.82 - ECAC Qualifier - #3 on All-Time list

Kathleen Clermont: 200m - 25.96 - ECAC Qualifier - #4 on All-Time list

Qasim Ellis: Long Jump - 6.93m (22' 9") - ECAC Qualifier - #7 on All-Time list

Donnell Jones: Long Jump - 6.73m (22' 1") - ECAC Qualifier

Steve Brown: 400m Intermediate Hurdles - 55.70 - ECAC Qualifier - #7 on All-Time list

110m Hurdles - 15.25 - Improved ECAC Qualifier - #5 on All-Time list

Jeff St. Simon: Triple Jump - 14.09m (46' 2 3/4") - Improves ECAC Qualifier

Kurt Johns-Harris: Triple Jump - 13.73m (45' 1/2") - ECAC Qualifier

Men's 4x100m Relay: Jones, Affum, Brown, Thomas - 43.31 - Improves ECAC Qualifier

Women's 4x100m Relay: Mandat, Clermont, Chukwuezi, Magee - 48.87 - Improves ECAC Qualifier

John Roselle: Discus - 41.20m - 135' 2" - Personal best

Nicole Zarek: 100m Hurdles - 17.20 - Personal best - #7 on All-Time list

 

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