Troise, Piker Earn All-NE Honors

Caitlin Piker
Caitlin Piker

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Gabrielle Troise and Caitlin Piker each earned Division III All-New England honors to highlight the first two of the New England Division III Track and Field Championships at Springfield College.

Piker placed fourth in the javelin with a throw of 129 feet, three inches while Troise was seventh in the hammer with a toss of 150 feet, 1 inch.

On the men's side, Darius Adams just missed All-New England honor which go to the top eight finishers as he placed ninth in the long jump (21 feet, 3.25 inches) while Zach Velasquez (32:18.04) and Kevin Petow (32:25.36) were ninth and tenth in the 10,000 meters.

The DIII NE Championships conclude tomorrow.