Jan. 14, 2006
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Yale won the distance relay medley to highlight the Bulldogs' performance at the Yale Collegiate Invitational Saturday. The Yale "B" team's time of 10:04.29 edged UConn (10:04.64) and the Yale "A" team (10:04.68). Individually, Patrick Dantzer finished first in the 3000m run (8:29.67), beating out Stony Brook's Brian Farrell 8:30.49.
Dan O'Brien was second in the 60m hurdles (8.30), behind UConn's Verrol Jackson (8.25).
John Langhauser was second in the shot put (15.65m), trailing only Evan Lasher (16.96m). Jeff Lachman was 11th (13.40m) and Nate Noll was 12th (13.14m). Langhauser was 11th in the weight throw (14.56m), followed by Lachman (12th, 13.93m) and Noll (18th, 12.66m). Lachman was also 6th in the pole vault (4.35m).
Sam Fox was fourth in the high jump (1.95m).
Yale had two of the top three performances in the 4x800m relay, with the "A" team second (7:47.77) and the "B" team third (7:59.91). The "C" team was sixth (8:32.09). Yale's 4x400m relay team finished fifth (3:20.00).
The Bulldogs return to action next Saturday at Dartmouth with Columbia.