Women's Indoor Track and Field

Freshmen Excel at NYU Gotham Cup

NYU Gotham Cup

Friday, January 16th, 2015

New Balance Track and Field Center - New York, N.Y.

New York, N.Y. - Farmingdale State indoor track freshmen Idowu Bamisile (Brooklyn, N.Y.) and Andrew Yarde (Valley Stream, N.Y.) each won their section of the 500m at the Division I dominated NYU Gotham Cup held at the New Balance Track and Field Center.

Bamisile finished the 500m in a Farmingdale State freshman record time of 1:07.46, while Yarde posted a time of 1:10.57. Junior Jovanni Parkinson (Wyandanch, N.Y.) captured his section of the 400m in a time of 50.38, which moves him into ninth place on the FSC All-Time List.

Additional Notable Performances:

60m High Hurdles - Jonathan Gortman - 8.89

60m Dash - James D'onofrio - 7.21

60m Dash - Joseph Papa - 7.35 (Ties personal best time)