2012 NJCAA Indoor Track and Field National Championships
Seven SUNY Delhi student-athletes qualified to compete at the 2012 NJCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships hosted by Eastern Illinios University. The Distance Medley Team of Dylan Lowry (1200), Alanzo Contini (400), Ian Kowalchuk (800), and Chris Burnett (1600) finished 3rd overall. The relay team won the slow heat by 10 seconds and had to wait for the fast heat to finish to determine the final team placing. Sophomore Andre Adkins finished 3rd overall in the Heptathlon (7 events over 2 days) with a score of 4585 points. Andre broke the school record in the Pole Vault with a mark of 4.45 m (14.7.25'') & finished 5th in the individual Pole Vault competition with a mark of 4.20 m. The men's team finished 17th overall with 16 points.
The Lady Bronco's were led by freshman Tiyi Boone. Tiyi won the 1st women's national title in program history in the Pentathlon (5 combined events) with a score of 3396 points. Tiyi entered the competition ranked 3rd overall and was in 2nd place by 104 points going into the last event of 800 m. Tiyi broke the school record in the HJ with a mark of 5'6'' while competing in the pentathlon. Freshman Daphna Darisme finished 12th in the pentathlon with a mark of 2387 points. On Saturday Tiyi competed in the HJ and finished 3rd overall with a mark of 5'5''. The women's team finished 13th overall with 16 points.
2/17/2012 - NJCAA Region 3 Indoor Track and Field Championships
The Men's and Women's Indoor Track and Field teams earned Region 3 team titles at the 2012 NJCAA Region 3 Championships. The women's title was the 1st since 2000. The Lady Bronco's were led by titles in the 4 x 400 m relay (Tiyi Boone, Daphna Darisme, Nieema Lewis, Myla Allen) and the 4 x 800 m relay (Jesse Jacob, Meghan Visser, Caitlyn Whittaker, Kristin Callaghan). The men's title was the 3rd consecutive indoor team title. The men were led by sophomore Chris Burnett who earned individual titles in the 1 mile run and 1000 m run. FULL RESULTS
2/4/2012 - East Stroudsburg Invitational
Sophomore Ian Kowalchuk qualified for this 1st NJCAA Indoor National Championship with a 2nd place finish in the 1000 with a time of 2:37.95. Tiyi Boone finished 3rd overall in the triple jump with a mark of 11.22 m. Jesse Jacob, Tiyi Boone, Kristin Callaghan, and Caitlyn Whittaker teamed up to run 10:29.19 in the 4 b 800 m relay.
1/28/2012 - Cortland Winter Invitational
The Cortland Winter Invitational was highlighted by victories in the 100 hurdles and high jump by Tiyi Boone and Daphna Darisme, respectively. Tiyi Boone ran 9.79 in the 100 h and Daphna Darisme jumped 5'1''. Gary Castelli finished 6th overall in the 60 m dash with a time of 6.45 and also finished 6th in the Long Jump with a mark of 6.40 m.
1/20/2012 - UAlbany Great Dane Invitational
Chris Burnett (Bainbridge NY) ran 8:42.25 in the 3000 m run which is the 2nd fastest time in school history. Dylan Lowry qualified for the NJCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships with a time of 1:57.71. Andre Adkins continued his successful 2012 season with a 4.20 m pole vault and 22.62 in the 200 meters.
1/6/2012 - Metro Coaches Invitatational
Dylan Lowry (Corwall, NY) ran a personal best 2:32.95 1000 to finish 7th overall. That time qualfies for the 2012 NJCAA Indoor Track and Field National Championships on March 2nd & 3rd at Eastern Illinois University.
12/10 - St. Lawrence Holiday Relays
Dylan Lowry led the Broncos with an individual win in the 1 mile run with a time of 4:27.65. The 4 X 400 relay team of Ian Kowalchuk, Alanzo Contini, Dylan Lowry, and Andre Adkins was victorious running a time of 3:31.01. Tiyi Boone led the Lady Broncos for the 2nd week in a row. She finished 1st in the TJ (11.16), 2nd in the HJ (1.58), and 4th in the 400 m (1:01.80).
12/3 - CORNELL RELAYS
The Men's and Women's Indoor Track and Field team will open up their season at Cornell University. Results will be available at www.cornellbigred.com.