Lions tally multiple wins at NJAC Championships

Both the men’s and women’s squads finished first in the team rankings of the New Jersey Athletic Conference indoor track & field championships in Toms River, N.J.

Women’s Highlights

 Freshman Kristen Tricocci placed first in the 200-meter dash in 27.50 and won the long jump at 4.89 meters.

 Sophomore Megan O’Leary

won the one-mile event in 5:15.04.

 Junior Jessica Bonelli won the 400-meter run in 1:00.18.

 Sophomore Stephanie Herrick took first in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:15.66.

 Sophomore Martine McGrath placed first in the 3,000-meter run in 10:58.60.

 Sophomore Megan Donovan won the 5,000-meter run with a time of 18:33.27.

 The women’s 4×200-meter relay team took first in 1:48.49.

 The women’s 4×400-meter relay team placed first in 4:13.39.

 The women’s 4×800-meter relay team won in 10:04.09.

 The women’s distance medley team won in 15.11.00.

Men’s Highlights

 Junior Steve Kinney placed first in the men’s 5,000 meter run in 15:39.70.

 Freshman Lee Jones won the men’s 200-meter dash with a time of 22.99.

 Junior Brian Kopnicki took the men’s one-mile run in 4:18.43.

 Sophomore Rob McGowan won the men’s 400-meter run in 50.10.

 Sophomore Chris Guerriero placed first in the men’s 3,000-meter run finishing in 8:47.17.

 Senior Dan Mitchell was victorious in the men’s triple jump with a height of 13.10 meters.

 Junior Brian Donatelli placed first in the men’s weight throw with a distance of 16.56 meters.

 Sophomore Matt Dolan took first in the men’s mixed 5,000-meter run in 15:39.78.

 The men also won the 4×800-meter relay in 8:13.49.