WORCESTER, Mass. – Five Wildcats claimed first-place finishes as the University of New Hampshire men's outdoor track & field team placed second in a quad-meet at the College of the Holy Cross' Hart Track on Tuesday afternoon.
New Hampshire racked up 152 points to finish behind Rhode Island (215), but ahead of Holy Cross (149) and Worcester State (134).
Senior Brice Paey (Milton, N.H.) captured the shot put with an IC4A-qualifying toss of 56-02.00, edging out the next closest competitor by over 05-00. Junior Cameron Lyle (Plaistow, N.H.) was third at 47-07.00.
On the track, senior Tyler Dinnan (Juneau, Alaska) claimed first-place in the 1,500 meters, crossing the finish line in a time of 4:00.09, while sophomore Cory Sinotte (Hooksett, N.H.) was runner-up at 4:04.81.
UNH swept the top three spots in the 5,000 meters, paced by junior Kent Harlow (Burnt Hills, N.Y.) with a winning time of 15:13.31. Senior Alexander Beaulieu (Merrimack, N.H.) and sophomore John Corona (Middletown, Conn.) were second and third, respectively, in times of 15:16.00 and 15:31.71.
In the 400 meters, freshmen Isaiah Penn (Boston, Mass.) and Andrew Albin finished second and third, respectively, in times of 49.65 and 50.48.
Junior Chris Dupuis (Plaistow, N.H.) took third in the hammer throw with an IC4A-qualifying toss of 176-03.
The Wildcats return to action on April 26-28 when they travel to Philadelphia, Pa. to take part in the Penn Relays.