Spartans Set to Compete in ECC Indoor Track & Field Championship Friday

Spartans Set to Compete in ECC Indoor Track & Field Championship Friday

The St. Thomas Aquinas women's and men's indoor track & field teams will be competing in the ECC Indoor Track & Field Championship this Friday, which will be held at the Ocean Breeze Complex in Staten Island, NY. The event can be watched live online via the ECC web site.

Link to the ECC Track & Field Championship Page:

http://www.eccsports.org/sports/itrack/championships/2018/index

The Spartans finished 2nd on the men's side and 3rd on the women's side in last years indoor championships.  2017 Results

The Spartans enter the championship with St. Jacob Diodonet #1 in the 60m (6.97), 200m (21.75), 400m (48.12).  Dante Brown is ranked #2 in the 60m (6.98) and 1st in the Long Jump 7.03m.

Robert Guidicipietro is #1 in the 3000m with a conference best of 8.38.92.  The Spartans 4 x 400 team ranks #1 with a time of 3.24.61.  Rickssen Opont is 1st in the shot put.  

On the women's side Aida Torpey is #1 in the 5000m with a time of 18.41.48.  Rachel Spagnola and Molly Conner are 2nd and 3rd in the women's pentathlon.