Men’s 4x400m Places 11th at NCAA Track & Field Championships

Men’s 4x400m Places 11th at NCAA Track & Field Championships

La Crosse, WI --- WPI's men's 4x400-meter relay placed sixth in its heat and 11th overall on the first day of the 2018 NCAA Division III Track & Field Championships.

Sophomore Alex Rus (Newton, MA), senior Paul-Henry Schoenhagen (Cleveland Heights, OH), sophomore Nick Fleury (Hopkinton, NH) and senior Warren Staver (Centreville, MD) began strong and paced the field following the first handoff before concluding the men's portion of the season with a time of 3:14.49, which was one spot and over a second better than last year's configuration.

Sophomore Sydney Packard (Georgetown, MA) and senior Lea Strangio (Watertown, MA) will be in the first and second heat of the 800-meter run. The first heat is set to begin Friday at 6:15pm (5:15pm Central).