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    Huskies Perform Well at Penn Relays and Wildcat Invitational III

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    PHILADELPHIA, PA/DURHAM, NH (April 24) - The University of Connecticut men's track and field team performed well at two different meets over the weekend, winning one event and taking five top-five finishes at the Penn Relays, and earning five first-place finishes at the New Hampshire Wildcat Invitational III to take second place as a team.

    Mark Godoy won the College Men Eastern Triple Jump with a mark of 14.74 meters at the Penn Relays, an annual meet in Philadelphia, Pa. drawing athletes from all over the country.  John Barth took third in the College Men Hammer Throw event with a mark of 59.57 meters (195-5), and Paul Pisano came in third in the College Men Javelin Throw Championships with a distance of 71.91 meters (235-11).

    The Huskies placed second in the College Men Distance Medley Relay, and sixth in the College Men Shuttle Hurdles Championships of America.

    UConn finished second as a team at the Wildcat Classic III with 138 points.  The host school, New Hampshire, won the meet with 149.50 points.

    Earning wins for the Huskies were Aaron Isaacs in the hammer throw, Calvin Rhodes in the 400-meter hurdles, Joel Legare in the 1500 Meter Run, Mike Delgado in the 110-meter hurdles, and the 4x100-meter relay team.

    Overall, the Huskies took 17 top-five finishes at New Hampshire.

    UConn will return to action at the BIG EAST Championships to be held from April 30-May 2 at Rutgers in Piscataway, N.J.

    Penn Relays - UCONN RESULTS

    College Men Hammer Throw
    3. John Barth, 59.57m (195-5)

    College Men Javelin Throw Championships
    3. Paul Pisano, 71.91m (235-11)

    College Men Distance Medley Relay
    2. UConn, 10:00.48

    College Men Eastern Long Jump
    15. Brian Egy, 6.54m (21-5.50)

    College Men Eastern Triple Jump
    1. Mark Godoy, 14.74m (48-4.50)
    9. Steve Cousin, 13.76m (45-1.75)

    College Men 4x100 Heat 2
    2. UConn, 42.94

    College Men Shuttle Hurdles Championships of America
    6. UConn, 60.31


    New Hampshire Wildcat Invitational III

    TEAM RESULTS
    1. New Hampshire, 149.5
    2. UConn, 138
    3. Harvard, 121.5
    4. UMass, 108.5
    5. Maine, 91
    6. Boston College, 77.5

    UCONN RESULTS

    100 Meter Dash

    9. Kelechi Ndu, 11.37

    200 Meter Dash
    2. Jose Rodriguez, 22.48
    3. Edwin Campbell, 22.51
    T4. Stuart Soboleski, 22.63

    400 Meter Dash
    2. Stuart Soboleski, 51.15
    3. Edwin Campbell, 51.21

    800 Meter Run
    3. David Hughson, 2:00.12
    8. Bryan Quinn, 2:02.35

    1500 Meter Run
    1. Joel Legare, 4:03.76
    12. Kyle Eckman, 4:18.05

    5000 Meter Run
    3. Eric Fleckenstein, 15:38.5
    8. Pat Blake, 16:29.89

    110 Meter Hurdles
    1. Mike Delgado, 14.41
    3. Basil Campbell, 14.93

    400 Meter Hurdles
    1. Calvin Rhodes, 57.16
    2. Basil Campbell, 59.87

    3000 Meter Steeplechase
    3. Alex Hudimatch, 10:10.03

    4x100 Meter Relay
    1. UConn "A", 42.65

    Long Jump
    9. Sean Berg, 6.42m
    12. Chad Caldwell, 6.18m

    Discus Throw
    2. Aaron Isaacs, 43.16m
    9. Sean Berg, 36.41m

    Hammer Throw
    1. Aaron Isaacs, 52.24m

    Javelin Throw
    2. Josh Paquette, 53.56m
    3. Chris Morth, 52.00m