2.5.11 MEN'S TRACK: Farrell Wins 200m at Wuske Open at Mount Union
Men's Track & Field, 2011-02-06
(Alliance, OH) Walsh fared well at the Jim Wuske Invitational held at the Peterson Field House at Mount Union College. Jeff Farrell (Fr., Fort Myers, FL/Bishop Verot) won the 200m in a time of 23.01 for the Cavs lone first place finish.
Evan Heck (Sr., Canton, OH/Central Catholic) captured a fifth place finish in the 500m (1:08.70). Chris Weirtz (Sr., Hudson, OH/Western Reserve) finished ninth in the 500m (1;10.29). The Cavs also received a fifth place finish from their distance medley relay team. Andrew Miller (Fr., Canton, OH/GlenOak), John Schwienfurth (Jr., Medina, OH/HS), Devon Gates (Fr., Canton, OH/Central Catholic) and Nick Isla (Fr., Canton, OH/McKinley finished in a time of 11:30.29.
Schwienfurth and Farrell were also half of Walsh's 4x200m team that placed fifth (1;36:03). Chris Wilson (Fr., Melborne, Austrailia/Swinburne) and Carlton Wilson (Fr., Warren, OH/Harding) made up the other half of the team.
Justin Eddy (So., Perry, OH/HS) finished sixth in the 1000m (2:41.00). Jordan Groubert (So., Hartville, OH/Lake) placed eighth in the 3000m (9:15.88), with teamate Dan Bauman (Jr., Paris, OH/St. Thomas Aquinas) ninth (9:17.61). Joe Paulenich (Jr., Youngsgtown, OH/Cardinal Mooney) grabbed a seventh place finish in the shot put (44-06.25). Dan Harsh (Jr., Perry, OH/HS) finished eighth in high jump (5-10.75), Travis Levan (Fr., Tallmadge, OH/HS) was eighth in the 5000m (16:54.55) and Dan Opeka (Jr., Canton, OH/St. Thomas Aquinas) was ninth (17:00.17).