Elis Finish Fifth at Adidas Boston Indoor Games
Jan. 31, 2004
With 53 points, the Elis finished fifth at the Adidas Boston Indoor games, hosted by Northeastern University. Shomari Taylor won the long jump with a distance of 6.94 meters, while Robert deLaski finished second in the 500-meter dash.
Shomari's distance edged out Albany's Paul Roche, who posted a 6.92. Meanwhile, in other field events Eoghan O'Dwyer earned a fourth place finish in the weight throw with a weight of 15.61 meters, while John Langhauser finished fourth in the shot put.
Robert deLaski came in second in the 500 meter dash, posting a 1:03.32 to fall to Georgetown's James Graham, who ran a 1:02.99.
The host Northeastern won the event with a score of 117.33, while Albany and Southern Connecticut rounded out the top three.