(Baltimore, Md.) – First-year Adam Gamber (Greensburg, Pa./Hempfield) led the Dickinson men's track and field team on Friday with a third place finish in the pole vault at the 2017 Centennial Conference Outdoor Championships, hosted by Johns Hopkins University.
Gamber cleared the bar at 4.20 meters (13'-9.25") to claim the bronze.
Sophomore Duncan Hopkins (Lancaster, Pa./JP McCaskey) led the Red Devils in the 10,000 meters, clocking a time of 33:50.76, while Kyle Fitch (Syracuse, N.Y./Westhill) crossed the line in 33:56.09 and Matthew Loalbo (Hamden, Conn./Hamden) came in at 34:05.78.
Robert Pearl (Sea Ranch Lakes, Fla./Pine Crest) tallied sixth place points in the hammer throw with a toss of 36.95 (121'-3"). Devin Glasson (Canton, Conn./Canton) had a toss of 31.94 (104'-95") with Brock Hartman (Hanover, Pa./New Oxford) and Francisco Villarreal (Carson, Calif./Carson) added throws of 26.52 meters and 20.20 meters, respectively.
The Red Devils are currently fifth in the team standings after the first day of competition. The championships continue on Saturday and conclude on Sunday afternoon at Johns Hopkins University. The host Blue Jays hold a slim, two-point lead on second-place Haverford College.