Blazers Compete at Susquehanna
SELINSGROVE, Pa. - The Hood College men's track and field team continued its season at the SU Crusader Indoor Invitational hosted by Susquehanna University.
The meet hosted a large field, with a mixture of NCAA Division II and III schools and events featured as many as 60 competitors.
Tyree Wilson (Wilmington, Del. / St. Georges Tech) and Nicolas Aldana (Myersville, Md. / Middletown) ran Middle Atlantic Conference qualifying times in the 60-meter hurdles. Wilson's 9.12 was just a hundredth of a second faster than Aldana. The duo finished 12th and 13th respectively. Nick Slawson (Mesa, Ariz. / Mesa) gave the Blazers three MAC qualifiers in the event with his time of 9.43.
Nikko Thomas (Odenton, Md. / Arundel) qualified for the MAC Championships in the 60-meter dash with a time of 7.54.
Hood's best finish of the day came in the 4x200 relay, where the Blazers took seventh with a time of 1:39.89.
Hood travels to Dickinson College on February 15 for the DuCharme Invitational.