Richards, Bogdan Compete in Steeplechase
PRINCETON, N.J. – The Bulldogs opened the IC4A Championships with performances in the 3,000-meter steeplechase by junior Nathan Richards and senior Matt Bogdan. The IC4As, held at Princeton's Weaver Track and Field Stadium, features athletes from the region who have met the outdoor qualifying standards.
Richards placed seventh in his heat and 11th overall, only three spots away from scoring, with a time of 9:06.36, with Bogdan following in 21st overall in 9:20.37. Both Richards and Bogdan improved time and place from their performances at IC4As last year.
The Bulldogs will return to competition on Saturday with the hammer throw at 10:00 a.m. and ending with the discus throw at 3:00 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