Mohawk Valley - Utica, NY – The Raptors men's track and field team had a strong performance NJCAA DIII Outdoor Track & Field Championship despite unfavorable weather. The team had an outstanding final day as the Raptors made several trips to the podium.
In the men's 400 meters finals, Lance Wilson, finished in fifth place with a time of 51.30 while the Raptors 4 x 100m relay team, which included Anthony Wuya, Lance Wilson, Alain Seri, Aaron Tucker, placed third with a time of 44.40. The Raptors men's 4 x 400m relay team, comprised of Wilson, Tucker, Seri, Wuya, finished in sixth place with a time of 3:31.77. Freshman Binyam Tadesse ran in the men's 1500m finals and recorded a time of 4:20.88 to earn tenth in the country.
On the field side, Phillip Kombet recorded a tenth place finish in the Discus finals with a mark of 31.68m (103' 11") while Lance Wilson finished in tenth place in the Long Jump finals with a mark of 5.83m (19' 1.5").
Find a full list of results at http://mcraptors.com/links/3773it
Raptor Report - 2018 NJCAA Track & Field Nationals Day 1 Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jfaoWbO7f8A
Raptor Report - NJCAA DIII Track & Field Nationals Day 2 Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSJGF9U4FZA
Raptor Report - NJCAA DIII Track and Field Nationals Day 3 Highlights: https://youtu.be/cZtbZPmmA-E