Both DMR foursomes medal in day one of track & field regionals

The men's and women's DMR foursomes both medal in the 2018 Atlantic Region Indoor Championships.
The men's and women's DMR foursomes both medal in the 2018 Atlantic Region Indoor Championships.

Hamilton College competed at the 2018 All-Atlantic Region Division III Track and Field Conference Indoor Championships at Ithaca College's Glazer Arena Athletics and Events Center on Friday, March 2.

The Continentals competed in four separate events on the first day of competition that included the men's and women's distance medley relay, men's 5,000-meter run and men's 4x400-meter relay.

Andrew Sinclair '18, Justin Dillane '18, Colin Horgan '19 and Erich Wohl '18 kicked off the weekend championships with an eighth-place finish in the men's distance medley relay. The foursome crossed the finish line in a season-best time of 10:32.66.

Brigit Humphreys '21, Cat Berry '19, Mary Lundin '19 and Hanna Jerome '18 immediately followed in the women's distance medley relay and raced to third place with a season-best time of 12:04.47.

Henry Whipple '18 finished ninth (15:19.82) in the men's 5,000-meter run. Will Richardson '21, Lucas Wright '21, Jake Bolster '19 and Eli Saucier '18 closed the night with an eighth-place finish in the 4x400-meter relay (3:25.50).

Saucier was also slated for the 60-meter dash that was originally scheduled for Friday but will now take place on Saturday at 11:45 a.m. Saucier is seeded fourth in the event with a season-best time of 6.96 seconds.

Hamilton's Day-Two Schedule:

11:45 a.m. – Saucier in the men's 60 meters
12:35 p.m. - Wright in the men's 800 meters
12:55 p.m. - Michaela Guinee '18, Humphreys, Jerome and Lundin in the women's 800 meters
1 p.m. - Ty Kunzman '20 in the 35-pound weight throw
1:15 p.m. – Saucier in the men's 200 meters
1:30 p.m. – Berry in the women's 200 meters
1:45 p.m. – Whipple and Peter DeWeirdt '18 in the men's 3,000 meters
2:15 p.m. - Grace Heller '19 in the women's 3,000 meters