NEW LONDON, CONN.--(4/21/12)--Coast Guard won four events and took second in four others as the Bears placed second at the Silfen Invitational at Connecticut College.
UMass Dartmouth won with 175 points while Coast Guard finished the 12 team field with 156 points.
Senior Trevor Siperek won the 5,000 meters (14:53.81) to qualify for the All-New England Championships, freshman Ben Hannon won the 400 meters (49.86) with a career-best time, senior Myles McCarthy won the 3000 meter steeplechase (10:13).
Sophomore Ben Wolhaupter won the pole vault (14-9) while junior teammates Ian Sankey (12-9) and Zach Speck (10-9.5) were second and third and freshman Christian Von Stralendorff (10-9.5) was fourth in the event.
Junior Will Baker was second in the discus with a throw of 142 feet, 11 inches while sophomore Bryan Ayotte took second in the shot put (44-4.25).
Also for the Bears, senior Joe Hill was third in the 5000 meters (15:39.02), sophomore Jordan Lee was third in the 800 meters (1:57.60), Hannon was third in the 200 meters (23.03), freshman Joel MacArthur was third in the javelin (170-09), sophomore Thomas Bondurant was third in the hammer (146-2) qualifying for the Division III New England Championships.
The Bears 4x800 relay team of freshman Ryan Hub, freshman Zack Kearney, senior Trevor Auth and Lee placed second with a time of 8:10.16.
May 26, 2012 Bear Pair Earn All-America Honors
May 25, 2012 Siperek, Scalesse Qualify for Finals
May 21, 2012 Pair Heading to NCAA Championship
May 18, 2012 Scalesse Earns All-ECAC Honors
May 12, 2012 Siperek Top Bears Finisher
May 5, 2012 Five Earn All-New England Honors
May 3, 2012 Bear Pair Named to All-Academic team
April 28, 2012 Bears Place 5th at NEWMAC
April 21, 2012 Bears Place Second at Silfen Invite
April 19, 2012 Kosack Places 9th at Holy Cross Decathlon
April 18, 2012 Kosack 9th After Day One at Holy Cross
April 14, 2012 Scalesse, Lee Lead Bears
April 7, 2012 Bears Place Second at UMass Dartmouth
April 2, 2012 Scalesse Honored by NEWMAC
March 31, 2012 Scalesse Record Day Leads Bears
March 24, 2012 Scalesse Leads Bears to 3rd Place Finish
March 10, 2012 Scalesse Earns All-America Honors
March 5, 2012 Scalesse Heading to NCAA Championships
March 3, 2012 Scalesse Wins 60 Hurdles at ECAC's
February 25, 2012 Scalesse Breaks Record Again
February 18, 2012 Scalesse Wins 60M Hurdles Championship
February 11, 2012 Scalesse Breaks School Record at BU
February 4, 2012 Scalesse Leads Bears at Tufts
January 28, 2012 Bears Place Second at Home Invitational
January 21, 2012 Ayotte Qualifies for NE Championship
January 14, 2012 Bears Win Season Opener