2.1.14 MEN'S TRACK AND FIELD: Njerakey Makes Top Five in 3,000

Men's Track & Field, 2014-02-01

(GENEVA, Ohio) – Naimbai Njerakey (R-Fr., Seven Springs, VA/Wheaton), Seth Wieland (Fr., Uniontown, OH/Green) and the 4x400 meter relay team were the highlights of the day for the Walsh men’s track team. Njerakey finished fifth while Wieland and the 4x400 team finished seventh.

Njerakey placed fifth in the 3,000 meter run with a time of 8:35.17, barely finishing outside of the NCAA provisional qualifying time. Wieland finished seventh in the 60 meter dash with a time of 7.17. The 4x400 meter relay, which Wieland also participated in, also featured Paul Sonego (Fr., North Ridgeville, OH/HS), Joseph Mikulin (So., Akron, OH/Manchester), and Sherman Kortze (Fr., Green, OH/CVCA).  The quartet finished with a time of 3:23.57.