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March 2, 2012

Track and Field Contact: Tom Fenstermaker

 

Virginia Finishes Night One of Alex Wilson Invitational

Cavaliers compete in two meets Saturday

 

NOTRE DAME, Ind.—The Virginia men’s indoor track and field team began competition at the Alex Wilson Invitational Friday evening (March 2) at the Loftus Sports Center on the campus of Notre Dame.

 

Senior Mark Amirault (Walpole, Mass.) finished fourth in the men’s 5,000 meters in a time of 14:03.01, the third-best time in school history. Freshman Chris Foley (Chantilly, Va.) crossed the line 12th in 14:20.13.

 

The distance medley relay team of sophomore Anthony Kostelac (Charlottesville, Va.), senior Kevin Anding (Houston, Texas), junior Lance Roller (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.) and junior Patrick Todd (Highland Park, Texas) placed 14th in a time of 9:34.78.

 

The Cavaliers compete in two different meets Saturday (March 3), including the final day of the Alex Wilson Invitational as well as the VT Final Qualifier in Blacksburg, Va.


Tom Fenstermaker
University of Virginia
Assistant Athletics Media Relations Director

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