Mount St. Joseph Competes at HCAC Conference meet

Mount St. Joseph Competes at HCAC Conference meet

Location: Anderson University, (Macholtz Stadium)

Mount St. Joseph's Men's Track and Field team traveled to Anderson University for the 2017 HCAC conference meet.  These athletes were very excited to get the chance to face their conference rivals in their individual events.  The Lions had many athletes who performed well in the meet.  In the 800 meter run, Sam Barth (Ft. Thomas, KY/ Newport Central Catholic) was able to finish in a time of 2:01.  Chad Mason (Addyston, OH/ Taylor) also competed in this event finishing in a time of 2:06.  Drew Stark (Cincinnati, OH/ Roger Bacon) had an outstanding performance in the 400 meter hurdles.  He was able to qualify for the 400m hurdles finishing eighth with a time of 58.79.  In the final he finished sixth with a time of 1:00 to score 3 points for his team.  The Men's 4x400 meter team did an amazing job finishing sixth with a time of 3:34 to add 3 more points to the team's final score.

The Lions finished tenth out of the ten teams with a final score of 9 points.  Rose Hulman was able to win the meet finishing ahead of all the competition with a final score of 231.5 points. 



1) Rose-Hulman 231.5

2) Anderson (Ind.) 111

3) Bluffton 87

4) Hanover 78

5) Manchester 64

6) Franklin 50.5

7) Transylvania 45.5

8) Defiance 13

9) Earlham 11.5

10) Mount St. Joseph 9