May 16, 2009
ATLANTA – The Irish track and field teams competed Friday during the first day of events at the Georgia Tech Invitational.
Women’s Shot Put: Rudy Atang finished sixth with a mark of 13.85m (45-5 1/4).
Women’s Javelin Throw: Elise Knutzen finished second with an NCAA regional qualifying mark of 45.33m (148-09).
Men’s 100 Meters: Miklos Szebeny finished 18th with a time of 10.78.
Men’s Long Jump: Eric Quick finished seventh with a jump of 7.19m (23-07 1/4).
Men’s Hammer Throw: Greg Davis finished seventh with an NCAA regional qualifying mark of 57.52m (188-08), followed by John Belcher in 10th at 53.32m (174-11) and Mitchell Gormley in 12th with a throw of 50.05m (164-02).
Competition continues Saturday at the Georgia Tech Invitational.