Red Devils Place Second at Little Three Championships

Photo by Eric Bologa
Photo by Eric Bologa

(Gettysburg, Pa.) – The Dickinson men's outdoor track & field team placed second at the Little Three Championship on Saturday, Gettysburg won the team title with 176 points on the day while the Red Devils tallied 146 with Franklin * Marshall finishing third with 73.

The Red Devils had a strong showing in the shot put, claiming the top four spots. Brock Hartman (Hanover, Pa./New Oxford) won the event with Francisco Villarreal (Carson, Calif./Carson) placed second. Ellis Kimmel (Philadelphia, Pa./Central) and Maxwell Yoshida (Grosse Point Woods, Mich./Grosse Point) placed third and fourth, respectively.

Hartman was second in the discus while Kimmel added third-place showings in the discus and the javelin. Villarreal added bronze in the hammer throw.

Senior Eric Herrmann (Saint James, N.Y./Smithtown) ran well, capturing the 800 meters and the 4x800 relay and placing second in the 1500. Bryce Descavish (Ebensburg, Pa./Central Cambria) joined the 4x800 relay and finished third in the 800.

Senior Will Chandler (Westfield, N.J./Westfield) and Thomas Riordan (Campbell, S.C./Landrum) also ran with the 4x800 relay while Riordan added silver in the 400 meters.

Senior Duncan Hopkins (Lancaster, Pa./JP McCaskey) crossed the line first in the 5000-meters as the Red Devils had four runners in the top 10.

First-year Aaron Brick (Wilmington, Del./Wilmington Friends) won the 200 meters while classmate Titus Clark (Carlisle, Pa./Carlisle) placed second in the high jump and third in the long jump. Senior Zach Popkin (Washington, D.C./Maret School) was second in the triple jump.

Junior Adam Gamber (Greensburg, Pa./Hempfield) won the pole vault with sophomore Gavin Wood (Whitehall, Pa./Whitehall) placing third.

First-years Christopher Scharf (Elizabethtown, Pa./Elizabethtown) and Jacob Doherty-Munro (Hudson, Mass./Hudson) placed second and third in the 3000-meter steeplechase.

The Red Devils travel to the Muhlenberg Invitational next Saturday.