SPRINGFIELD, MASS.--(1/21/12)--Bryan Ayotte placed sixth in the shot put and qualified for the Division III New England Championship at the nine-team Springfield Invitational.
Ayotte recorded a throw of 44 feet, five inches. Ben Wolhaupter was sixth in the pole vault with a jump of 13 feet, 1.5 inches.
Joe Kelly was seventh in the 400 meters with a time of 53.27 while Adam Scalesse, who only ran in the preliminaries of the 60 meter hurdles, due to an injury, registered a time of 8.35 seconds, which ranks him eighth in the nation at the Division III level.
The Bears had some solid performances from their relay teams as the 4x800 team of Trevor Siperek, Trevor Auth, James Martin, and Jordan Lee placed third with a time of 8:26.29, the 4x400 team of Kelcey Smith, Ryan Hub, Ben Hannon, and Joe Kelly finished fourth in 3:32.69 while the 4x200 team of Smith, Erick Jackson, Rian Bareuther, and Hannon were fourth with a time of 1:37.98.
Coast Guard placed eighth of the nine teams.
May 26, 2012 Bear Pair Earn All-America Honors
May 25, 2012 Siperek, Scalesse Qualify for Finals
May 21, 2012 Pair Heading to NCAA Championship
May 18, 2012 Scalesse Earns All-ECAC Honors
May 12, 2012 Siperek Top Bears Finisher
May 5, 2012 Five Earn All-New England Honors
May 3, 2012 Bear Pair Named to All-Academic team
April 28, 2012 Bears Place 5th at NEWMAC
April 21, 2012 Bears Place Second at Silfen Invite
April 19, 2012 Kosack Places 9th at Holy Cross Decathlon
April 18, 2012 Kosack 9th After Day One at Holy Cross
April 14, 2012 Scalesse, Lee Lead Bears
April 7, 2012 Bears Place Second at UMass Dartmouth
April 2, 2012 Scalesse Honored by NEWMAC
March 31, 2012 Scalesse Record Day Leads Bears
March 24, 2012 Scalesse Leads Bears to 3rd Place Finish
March 10, 2012 Scalesse Earns All-America Honors
March 5, 2012 Scalesse Heading to NCAA Championships
March 3, 2012 Scalesse Wins 60 Hurdles at ECAC's
February 25, 2012 Scalesse Breaks Record Again
February 18, 2012 Scalesse Wins 60M Hurdles Championship
February 11, 2012 Scalesse Breaks School Record at BU
February 4, 2012 Scalesse Leads Bears at Tufts
January 28, 2012 Bears Place Second at Home Invitational
January 21, 2012 Ayotte Qualifies for NE Championship
January 14, 2012 Bears Win Season Opener