Bowman runs fourth in mile
LEWISBURG, Pa. - Kevin Bowman (Westminster, Md./Brunswick) finished fourth in the mile in a time of 4:31.29 to lead McDaniel at the Bison Opener hosted by Bucknell in season-opening men's indoor track and field action on Saturday.
The Green Terror had a quartet of Centennial Conference qualifiers led by Bowman's finish in the mile.
James Ways (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) finished 14th in the 400 with a time of 52.40 seconds, making his debut with the fifth-best time in program history.
Ken Polk (Berlin, Md./Stephen Decatur) added a 20th-place showing in the triple jump with a distance of 12.46 meters while Jake Nichols (Frederick, Md./Gov. Thomas Johnson) was 24th in the 60-meter hurdles (9.51 seconds).
The Green Terror returns to action at the Gulden Relays hosted by Bucknell on Jan. 9.
McDaniel Results: 60: 47. David Sampson 8.10; 200: 42. Sampson 27.44; 300: 13. Robert Kapp 40.75; 400: 14. James Ways 52.40*; 1000: 6. Ron Shriver 2:55.26, 7. Matt Hale 2:57.76; Mile: 4. Kevin Bowman 4:31.29*, 12. Shriver 4:53.08, 17. Hale 5:08.63; 60 Hurdles: 24. Jake Nichols 9.51*; 4x400 Relay: 19. Ways, Shriver, Kapp, Hale 3:47.04; Triple Jump: 20. Ken Polk 12.46m (40-10½)*.
* Centennial Conference qualifying standard