Bulldogs Defeat Harvard, 83-51

Feb. 14, 2004

The Bulldogs benefited from a number of event winners en route to defeating Harvard 83-51 in Cambridge, Mass. Russell Kempf set a new school record in the 60 meter dash, breaking the seven second barrier and winning the event with a time of 6.99.

Yale's top finishers included Kevin Alexander, who won the 400 meter dash, and Rob deLaski in the 500 meter dash. Their times were 49.62 and 1:04.67, respectively. Yale swept the 800 meter run, with Matt Boshart, Mark Falco, and Nate Clute coming in 1-2-3.

The Bulldogs also swept the top four positions in the 3000 meter run, with Patrick Dantzer, Casey Moriarty, and David Napper finishing first through third and Lucas Meyer coming in fourth. Robert Lobue was the champion in the 1000 meter run, finishing in 2:25.84.

In field events, Yale's Matt Lachman and Jordan Chapman won the pole vault with heights of 4.25 meters, and Eoghan O'Dwyer won the weight throw.

In other news, the Elis competed in the New Balance Invitational, held at the Armory in New York City last night, in the distance medley. The Bulldogs' time of 9:44.83 broke a school record by nearly three seconds and also was good enough to make them NCAA provisional qualifiers. The team consisted of Bobby Dwyer, deLaski, Lobue, and Josh Yelsey.

Complete Results

Men 60 Meter Dash Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Kempf, Russ 07 Yale University 6.99 2 Dawson, Clifton 07 Harvard 7.13 3 Douglas-Hall, Omari 07 Yale University 7.23 4 Beck, James 05 Yale University 7.35 5 Lurie, Mark 07 Harvard 8.13

Men 1 Mile Run Name Yr School Finals Points

1 McLean-Foreman, Alasdair 05 Harvard 4:08.02 2 Yelsey, Josh 05 Yale University 4:09.84 3 Wilson, Connor 07 Harvard 4:12.08 4 Meyer, Lucas 05 Yale University 4:12.09 5 Dwyer, Robert 04 Yale University 4:29.19 6 Carden, Stephen 07 Yale University 4:33.32 7 Brown, Erik 06 Yale University 4:43.35

Men 400 Meter Run Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Alexander, Kevin 06 Yale University 49.62 2 Taylor, Shomari 06 Yale University 50.53 3 Lim, Simon 07 Yale University 51.34 4 Jordan, Will 05 Yale University 53.30 5 Ford, John 06 Harvard 53.59

Men 500 Meter Run Name Yr School Finals Points

1 deLaski, Rob 06 Yale University 1:04.67 2 Brown, Mike 06 Yale University 1:06.61 3 Van Vuuren, Werner 07 Harvard 1:06.92 4 Baum, Art 05 Harvard 1:07.45 5 Marino, Michael 06 Yale University 1:09.06

Men 800 Meter Run Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Boshart, Matt 06 Yale University 1:54.94 2 Falco, Mark 06 Yale University 1:55.21 3 Clute, Nate 07 Yale University 1:55.23 4 Alberinte, James 05 Harvard 1:55.25 5 Paul, Jonathan 07 Harvard 2:00.43

Men 1000 Meter Run Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Lobue, Robert 04 Yale University 2:25.84 2 McLean-Foreman, Alasdair 05 Harvard 2:27.32 3 Gertzen, Brian 07 Yale University 2:29.26 4 Wilson, Connor 07 Harvard J2:29.26 5 Mauser, Reed 05 Yale University 2:30.28 6 Goodspeed, Tyler 07 Harvard 2:41.28

Men 3000 Meter Run Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Dantzer, Patrick 06 Yale University 8:20.46 2 Moriarty, Casey 05 Yale University 8:21.42 3 Napper, David 07 Yale University 8:21.69 4 Meyer, Lucas 05 Yale University 8:29.97 5 Lyons-Quirk, Devin 05 Harvard 8:31.64 6 Turner, Mark 06 Yale University 8:44.29 (Men 3000 Meter Run) Name Yr School Finals Points

7 Mullen, Peter 07 Harvard 8:47.80 8 Hanak, Brian 07 Yale University 8:48.04 9 Kelly, James 06 Harvard 8:49.36 10 Suzuki, Even 07 Yale University 8:50.67 11 Golding, Wyatt 06 Yale University 8:53.11 12 Baur, Patrick 07 Harvard 9:19.18 --- Barrett, Sean 07 Harvard DNF

Men 60 Meter Hurdles Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Brown, Mike 06 Yale University 9.20 2 Taylor, Shomari 06 Yale University 9.44

Men 4x400 Meter Relay Team Relay Finals Points

1 Yale University A 3:21.27 2 Yale University B x3:29.50

Men 4x800 Meter Relay Team Relay Finals Points

1 Harvard A 7:54.57 2 Yale University A 7:57.31 3 Yale University B x8:25.29

Men High Jump Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Andrew-Jaja, Tekky 05 Harvard 2.06m 2 Beauchman, Jihad 06 Yale University 2.01m 3 Emmanuel, Clifford 06 Harvard J2.01m 4 Wolf, Thomas 05 Harvard 1.91m --- Bray, Derin 04 Yale University NH 5 Moerder, Adam 07 Harvard XJ1.91m

Men Pole Vault Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Lachman, Matt 07 Yale University 4.25m 1 Chapman, Jordan 05 Yale University 4.25m 3 Lurie, Mark 07 Harvard 4.10m 4 Presser, Adam 06 Yale University J4.10m 5 Baker, Ivin 04 Harvard 3.65m

Men Long Jump Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Ezekwueche, Onyechi 04 Harvard 6.34m 2 Laine, Samry 06 Harvard 4.33m 3 Adjah, Lawrence 06 Harvard 4.13m

Men Triple Jump Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Adjah, Lawrence 06 Harvard 14.23m 2 Beauchman, Jihad 06 Yale University 14.22m (Men Triple Jump) Name Yr School Finals Points

--- Laine, Samry 06 Harvard FOUL

Men Shot Put Name Yr School Finals Points

1 Ware, Christopher 06 Harvard 15.64m 2 Hinson, Kristofer 05 Harvard 15.61m 3 Gelardi, Adam 04 Harvard 15.03m 4 Langhauser, John 07 Yale University 14.68m

Men Weight Throw Name Yr School Finals Points

1 O'Dwyer, Eoghan 04 Yale University 15.90m 2 Rhodes, James 06 Harvard 15.19m 3 Langhauser, John 07 Yale University 13.37m 4 Niemczak, Matt 07 Harvard 13.23m