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AU set to send 20 athletes to ECAC outdoor track and field championships

TROY, NY - The Alfred University men’s and women’s track and field teams will send a combined 20 student-athletes to the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) outdoor championship meet, Thursday and Friday, May 17 and 18, at RPI.

The following members of the AU men’s team qualified to compete in individual events at the ECAC championships: Senior Rich Scott (Eden, NY/Eden), 200-meter dash and 400-meter dash; and sophomore Isaiah Cassin (Candor, NY/Candor), high jump.

Senior Justin Shardlow (Alfred Station, NY/Alfred-Almond), junior Chris Lopez (Rochester, NY/Pittsford-Sutherland), freshman Tyler Robinson (Lockport, NY/Lockport) and junior Jeremy Weaver (Lancaster, PA/Lancaster Catholic) qualified in the 4X100-meter relay, with junior Shane Stadtmueller (Red Creek, NY/Red Creek) serving as an alternate. Scott, senior Randy Brito (New York, NY/Cardinal Hayes), Weaver, and freshman Nolan Rummel (Kings Park, NY/Kings Park) qualified in the 4X400-meter relay, with freshman Sean Locker (Corning, NY/Corning-Painted Post West) serving as an alternate.

Sophomores Rebecca Graudons (Mayfield, NY/Mayfield), in the pole vault, and Chelsea Hall (Grand Island, NY/Grand Island), in the heptathlon, qualified from the Alfred women’s team in individual events.

The following members of the AU women’s team qualified to compete in relays: junior Jordyn Larkins (Rochester, NY/Harley-Allendale-Columbia), freshmen Miasia Hillman (Buffalo, NY/Hutch Tech) and Patricia Banahene (Rochester, NY/Brighton) and sophomore Corine Pettit (Strykersville, NY/Holland) in the 4X100-meter relay; and junior Erin Johnstone (West Henrietta, NY/Rush-Henrietta), senior Elisabeth Phillips-Jones (Watertown, MA/Watertown), junior Amy Morrissey (Hornell, NY/Hornell) and freshman Tracie Forrester (Gainesville, NY/Letchworth) in the 4X800-meter relay.