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Result: 5th of 12 teams

Men's Track and Field at Bolstorff Twilight

Thursday, April 26th, 2018 – 4:00 p.m. at St. Paul, Minn. - Macalester Stadium

Knights compete at Bolstroff Twilight meet

By Kevin Grow '18
Maurice Hicks
Maurice Hicks
Photo: Emily Ross '17


ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Carleton College men’s track and field team took part in the Bolstorff Twilight at Macalester College on Thursday. The Knights squad finished the meet fifth out of 12 teams. Carleton’s top performance came in the 4x100 meter relay as Liam Sullivan (So./Chicago, Ill./St./Ignatius), Ben Schwartz (So./Mankato, Minn./Mankato East), Maurice Hicks (Sr./Upper Marlboro, Md./Maret), and Bryan Richter (So./Des Moines, Iowa/Lincoln) won the event with a season-best combined time of 42.80 seconds.

The Knights turned in 12 other top-eight performances.

In the 5,000-meter run, the duo of Tris Dodge (Jr./Oakland, Calif./College Prep) and Lucas Mueller (Fy./St. Paul, Minn./Nova Classical Academy) finished in fourth and fifth place with times of 14:45.84 and 14:52.19, respectively.

In the 800-meter run, Joey Cook-Gallardo (So./Moscow, Idaho/Moscow) secured sixth place with a time of 1:59.53.

Carleton also fared well in the 400-meter hurdles as three Knights finished in the top eight. Justin Washington (So./Chicago, Ill./Northside College Prep), Nick Brusilow (Fy./Grosse Pointe, Mich./Liggett), and Sullivan finished in third, sixth, and eighth, respectively, with times of 55.71, 57.75, and 59.55. Washington also finished as the runner-up in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 15.85 seconds.

In the field events, Richter and Hicks posted top-eight finishes. Richter placed fourth in the long jump with a personal-best leap of 6.63 meters. He also placed fifth in the javelin with a throw of 44.04 meters to establish a new personal record. Hicks placed eighth in the triple jump with a measurement of 12.23 meters.

In the sprinting events, Daamir Robinson-Johnson (So./Philadelphia, Pa./Northeast) and Camden Sikes (Sr./Berkeley, Calif./Berkeley) turned in scoring performances. Robinson-Johnson was seventh in the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.19 seconds, while Sikes came in second place in the 400-meter dash with a time of 51.15 seconds.

Donson Cook-Gallardo (Sr./Moscow, Idaho) will head to the Drake Relays for the 800-meter run on Saturday, April 28. The rest of the team will be in action at the Saint Mary’s Open.