GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Three different Saints earned first place as the Siena Heights men's track and field team finished as the runner-up at the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference Championship Meet, on Thursday and Friday.
Joshua Jenkins took first place in the javelin with a throw of 53.82 meters, over four meters further than the second place performer.
In the high jump, Keith Jordan claimed second place after clearing the bar at 2.08 meters.
Jacob Compagner took second in the hammer throw with a toss of 55.30 meters.
In the shot put, Robert Drew took third with a distance of 15.83 meters. Drew also claimed second place in the discus throw with a distance of 49.64 meters. Taking third in the discus was Zachery Kunst.
Taking second in the 1500m run was Vermilye who crossed the finish line in 4:00.91.
In the 110 meter hurdles, Javon McQueen finished fourth in 15.52 seconds.
Stephen Merchant took fourth in the 5000 meter run with a time of 15:33.04.
As a team, the Saints are headed to the NAIA Outdoor National Championships set for May 25-27 in Gulf Shores, Alabama.