FAIRFAX, Va. – Billy Emerson (Germantown, Md./Watkins Mill) finished eighth overall in the shot put to lead McDaniel at the Father Diamond Invitational hosted by George Mason in men's indoor track and field action on Saturday.
- There was no team score for the non-Division I teams in the field.
Standard Bearer: The following athletes hit Centennial Conference-qualifying marks at the meet:
- Billy Emerson: shot put, finishing eighth with a mark of 13.94 meters.
- Caleb White (Glen Burnie, Md./Baltimore City College): 60 hurdles, finishing 14th with a time of 9.37 seconds; 200, finishing 17th with a time of 24.17 seconds.
- Alex Panagakos (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll: 400, finishing 14th with a time of 54.11 seconds.
Top 10 Worthy: The following athletes achieved a mark that ranks in the program's all-time top 10:
- Michael Gallagher (Elko, Nev./Elko) now ranks ninth in the 500, finishing 17th with a time of 1:11.97.
The Best of the Rest: The following also competed at the event:
- Alex West: 60, 21st, 7.86 seconds; 60 hurdles, 15th, 11.16 seconds; 400, 17th, 1:02.21
- Cyrus Daroowalla: Mile, ninth, 5:01.45
- Michael Corinaldi: 400, 15th, 56.16
- Miky Kisi: 500, 16th, 1:11.16
- Shaun Thompson: 800, sixth, 2:12.68
Next Up: The Green Terror returns to action at the Coach I Open hosted by Franklin & Marshall on Saturday.