Mariners Host Coach Omeltchenko Invitational

Mariners Host Coach Omeltchenko Invitational

Kings Point, NY - The USMMA track & field teams hosted the 2014 Coach Omeltchenko Invitational Saturday afternoon at Brooks Stadium.  The USMMA 4x100 and 4x400 relay teams both took first-place as did Tyler Washington (Chatham, NY) in the triple jump.  Mark Shelley (Landisburg, PA) also moved to second in the conference standings with a 3.81 meter leap in the pole vault.  Mary Zehnder (Carle Place, NY) took second in the 1500 meter run with a time of 5:11.13 while Elizabeth Simmons (Pekin, IL) placed third in the javelin with a mark of 24.21 meters.

Top USMMA Women's Performances:

Mary Zehnder - 1500m - 5:11.13 (2nd)
Elizabeth Simmons - Javelin - 24.21m (3rd) / Shot Put - 8.78m (7th)
Sara Ellenberger (Phoenix, AZ) - Discus - 19.69m (6th) 

Top USMMA Men's Performances:

Tyler Washington - Triple Jump - 14.15m (1st)
4x100 - 44.73 (1st) / 4x400 - 3:28.06 (1st)
Mark Shelley - Pole Vault - 3.81m (2nd) 
Cameron Green (Lancaster, CA) - 800m - 1:58.54 (2nd)
Brendan Dooley (Hebron, KY) - 3000m Steeplechase - 10:10.61 (2nd)
Giovanni Sessoms (Alpharetta, GA) - Hammer Throw - 35.10 (2nd) / Discus - 33.50m (4th)
Conor McWeeney (Lake Oswego, OR) - 1500m - 4:14.15 (3rd)
Ryan Faber (Littlestown, PA) - Long Jump - 6.51m (3rd)
Mickel McGann (Ocala, FL) - 100m - 11.36 (4th)
Thomas Routt (Elliot City, MD) - 400m - 52.52 (6th)