NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Salisbury University men's and women's track & field teams traveled south for the New Captains' Classic on Saturday, and had another strong showing with seven event victories.
Freshman Luke Campbell was just off the school record time in the 110-meter hurdles, taking the top spot in the field with a time of 14.61 seconds while also winning the 400-meter hurdles (53.24 seconds). Sophomore Richard Newman came in second in the 400 hurdles (53.75 seconds).
Freshman Xavier Stinson grabbed the top spot in the high jump, clearing 6' 6" while junior Matt McMurdo (183' 9") and sophomore Ryan DiPascale (166' 7") finished first and second in the javelin. McMurdo also place third in the shot put (45' 9.25").
Senior Chelsea Tavik claimed a win along with two second-place finishes. Tavik picked up the top spot in the shot put (46' 2") while finishing as runner-up in the hammer (151' 9") and javelin (127' 10").
Junior Kara Tolson earned a second-place finish (12.78 seconds) in the 100-meter dash and took third in the 200-meter dash (25.56 seconds).
The Sea Gulls will be back in action later this week, taking part in the historic Penn Relays in Philadelphia, Thursday, April 25 through Saturday, April 27.