Harris Scores in Steeplechase

Alex Harris. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)
Alex Harris. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)

Bulldogs Conclude First Day of IC4As

Day 1 Results

PRINCETON, N.J. – The Bulldogs competed in the first day of IC4A Championships with three performances in the 3,000-meter steeplechase. The meet, hosted by Princeton, gives a select group of Bulldogs the chance to compete against some of the best athletes in the region.

Senior Alex Harris placed seventh to score for the Bulldogs with a PR of 8:57.30, his first time running under nine minutes this season. Sophomore Nathan Richards and junior Matt Bogdan finished 12th (9:20.64) and 13th (9:32.01), respectively, in their heat, and 21st and 23rd overall.

The Bulldogs will continue competing at IC4As on Saturday and Sunday. Saturday's competition will start with the decathlon at 10:00 a.m. and end with the preliminaries of the 4x800-meter relay at 6:00 p.m. A complete schedule can be found here. Results will be posted on Yalebulldogs.com and lancertiming.com after the meet. 

Report by Miriam Cho '13, Yale Sports Publicity