Cohen, Moore and Ashe finish first at Ithaca Tuesday Meet
ITHACA, NY – Competing in their third track meet in less than a week, the Herkimer Generals Track & Field team fared well at the Ithaca College Tuesday Meet on Tuesday (4/21).
The men had their best showing of the season, posting three first place, two second place and three third place finishes at Glazer Arena. Jhamel Cohen (Brooklyn, NY), Demetrius Moore (Cleveland, OH) and Gregory Ashe (Watertown, NY) managed first place finishes. Cohen posted a 23.51 in the 200-meter dash, Moore posted a 52.49 in the 400-meter dash and Ashe posted a 41:20.01 in the 10,000-meter run.
Second place finishes came from Cohen and Hizyme Potter (Syracuse, NY). Cohen ran an 11.91 in the 100-meter dash and Potter leaped 5.44 meters in the long jump.
Third place finished came from Seibeon Domasin (Morrisville, VT), Cohen and Elijah Dones (New Paltz, NY). Domasin had a 12.27 in the 100-meter dash, Cohen leaped 5.42 meters in the long jump and Dones threw the shot put 11.94 meters.
As for the women, their top three events were the long jump, shot put and javelin throw. Luiasha Charles (Middletown, NY) placed third in the long jump (3.56m), Katrina Murray (Rochester, NY) placed sixth in the shot put (8.38m) and Alexis Nowack (Ilion, NY) placed seventh in the javelin throw (21.31m).
The Generals continue their busy schedule this Saturday, April 25th, traveling to St. John Fisher College for their final meet for the Region III Championship. Events at Growney Stadium in Rochester, NY are scheduled to begin at 10 a.m.
100-meter Dash (2nd 11.91, 3rd 12.27, 4th 12.28) Cohen, Domasin, Almonte
200-meter Dash (1st 23.51, 7th 25.24, 8th 25.55) Cohen, Domasin, Almonte
400-meter Dash (1st 52.49) Moore
10000-meter Run (1st 41:20.01) Ashe
Long Jump (2nd 5.44m, 3rd 5.42m) Potter, Cohen
Triple Jump (4th 11.60m) Potter
Shot Put (3rd 11.94m, 5th 11.60m) Dones, Whitted
Discus Throw (6th 33.05m, 7th 27.34m, 9th 20.65m) Whitted, Dones, Wynn
Javelin Throw (6th 35.10m, 7th 31.41m, 8th 30.96m, 10th 22.48m) Whitted, Wynn, Dones, Ashe
100-meter Dash (11th 14.49, 12th 15.22) Murray, Charles
200-meter Dash (11th 30.52, 12th 31.71) Murray, Charles
Long Jump (3rd 3.56m) Charles
Shot Put (6th 8.38m) Murray
Discus Throw (8th 20.23m) Gibbs
Javelin Throw (7th 21.31m) Nowack