Langhauser Breaks Yale Shot Put Record at IC4A Championship
May 13, 2007
PRINCETON, N.J. - Highlighting the final day of competition at the IC4A Championship at Princeton's Weaver Stadium was an outstanding performance by John Langhauser. After breaking Jim Fuchs' 57 year old record in the shot put indoors earlier this season, Langhauser unleashed a throw of 18.03 meters that earned him second place and a place in the record books as he broke Fuchs' 57 year old outdoor shot put record of 17.95 meters.
The Bulldogs finished in ninth place with 32 points, while Liberty took the team title with 77 points.
Dan O'Brien finished third in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 14.07.
The 4x100-meter relay team of Reynolds Holmes, Brandon Giles, Omari Douglas-Hall and Russ Kempf was sixth with a time of 41.66, while the 4x800-meter relay team of Matthew Bordoni, Brian Gertzen, Jared Bell and Christopher Smitson finished fifth with a time of 7:32.41.
Samuel Fox was fifth in the high jump, finishing at a height of 2.00 meters.
Report by Victor Cheng '08, Yale Sports Publicity