Men's team shows up at NAIA Indoors

Thursday, March 10 2011 - NAIA Indoor National Championship



Tigers well represented at NAIA Nationals; Jones, MacDonough, Dale and 4x800 relay

Posted: Sunday, March 6, 2011

Thursday-Saturday, March 3-5
NAIA Nationals
at Geneva, Ohio (GaREAT Sports Complex)


Final Individual Results


GENEVA, OHIO - The Olivet Nazarene University men's track and field team was represented by seven athletes at the NAIA Indoor National Championships on March 3-5 in Geneva, Ohio.

Olivet's representatives included junior Justin Jones (Oakwood, Ill.), who earned a ninth-place finish in the 1,000-meter run with a time of 2 minutes, 28.01 seconds. Meanwhile, senior Kenny MacDonough (Novi, Mich.) finished 24th in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 15:18.04.

The Tigers were also represented by an 11th-place 4x800-meter relay, which finished with a time of 7:49.35. Members of the relay included sophomore Kasey Ferrigan (Dixon, Ill.), freshman Ethan Gallagher (Parsippany, N.J.), junior Nicholas Mizeur (Moline, Ill.) and senior Jerad Koch (Tremont, Ill.).

Freshman Mitchell Dale (Rochester Hills, Mich.) competed in the 3,000-meter run but did not finish.

The Tigers begin their outdoor season on Saturday, April 2, at the St. Joseph's Open in Rensselaer, Ind., hosted by St. Joseph's College. The meet will start at 11 a.m. (EST).

Nick Birkey
Men's SID