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Pack of Bobcats Qualify for ECAC's - Ferguson Qualifies for NCAA's at Lynchburg College Classic

FROSTBURG, MD — Several Bobcats have qualified for the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championships to be held at Springfield College in Springfield, Mass, May 15-18. In addition, Maria Ferguson (Laurel/Fairmount Heights, Md.) met provisional qualifying standards for NCAA's.

At the Lynchburg College Classic on April 12, Ferguson qualified for the ECAC's and met the NCAA provisional qualifying standard in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.33.

In 1600-relay competition, sophomore Lynnea Finch (Franklin/Owings Mills, Md.), Ferguson, freshman Heather Lease (Fort Hill/Cumberland, Md.) and senior Serena Wheeler (Merganthaler/Baltimore, Md.) qualified for ECAC's with a time of 4:05.44.

Qualifying for ECAC's in the 400-meter relay event with a time of 49.48 were freshman Chelsea Lewis (Pike/Indianapolis,Ind.), Ferguson, Wheeler and Lease.

At the Washington & Lee Track and Field Invitational on March 15th, senior Randy Belt (Patuxent/Upper Marlboro, Md.) earned his ticket to the ECAC 400-meter hurdles with a time of 56.00.

Qualifying for the ECAC Long Jump competition were junior Travis Bouldin (North Caroline/Greensboro, Md.) and senior Reginald Brown (Rockville/Laurel, Md.). Bouldin with a length of 21'9", Brown with a stretch of 21'1/2"

Also making the cut for ECAC's in the 400-meter relay event with a time of 44.44 were teammates, freshman Kevin Brown (Merganthaler/Baltimore, Md.), freshman Manny De La Cruz (McDonough/Waldorf, Md.), junior Travon Morgan (Merganthaler/Baltimore, Md.) and Reginald Brown.

In women's action at the Lynchburg College Classic, Finch produced a time of 2:32.25 in the 800-meter while junior Beth Sauder (Southern Garrett/Oakland, Md.) finished the 1500-meter with a time of 5:16.68 and freshman Carolyn Kilkus (Richard Montgomery/Rockville, Md.) finished the 5000-meter with a time of 20:25.06.

Freshman Jennifer Waskiewicz (Francis Scott Key/Tanneytown, Md.) tossed the discuss 99' 8". Reese had a height of 10' in the pole vault, and also jumped a distance of 13' 11-1/2" in the long jump.

Freshman Ashley Amezuca (Boonsboro/Keedysville, Md.) tossed 28' 41" in the hammer throw and launched the javelin 24' 97".

In men's action, freshman Jonas Horst (Clear Spring/Clear Spring, Md.) competed in the 100-meter dash and finished with a time of 11.95 while in the 200-meter, De La Cruz finished with a time of 24.43.

Sophomores Ron Lipscomb (Northern Garrett/Lonaconing, Md.) and Jared Boehner (Courtland/Fredericksburg, Va.) finished neck-and neck in the 800-meter. Boehner added the team's top-time of 2:00, with Lipscomb in a close second at 2:02.27. Lipscomb also notched a time of 4:08.26 in the 1500-meter event.

In the 5000-meter event, sophomore Mike Replogle (Francis Scott Key/Union Bridge, Md.), turned in a time of 16:26.89, while Belt finished with a time of 16.43 in the 110-meter hurdles and 56.56 in the 400-meter hurdles.

In the 3000-meter steeplehouse event, freshman Sid Bittinger (Westmar/Midland, Md.) turned in a time of 10:39.08, while freshman Scott Smith (Chancellor/Fredericksburg, Va.) tossed the discus 35' 63", posted a mark of 28' 1.75" in the shot put and threw the hammer 32' 3".

Brown hit a mark of 20' 3.75" in the long jump and sophomore Will Willman (Quince Orchard/Gaithersburg, Md.) cleared 12' in the pole vault.

The Bobcats return to action Saturday, April 19 when they host the First Annual Frostburg State Classic beginning at 10 a.m.

For further information on this release, contact:

Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD  21532-2303

Telephone: 301-687-4371
Fax: 301-687-4780