Contact:  Jack Hire, Director of Sports Information
Phone:    (614) 587-6546
Fax:      (614) 587-6362
E-mail:   hire@denison.edu

Edited:   May 2, 1998


1998 DENISON UNIVERSITY BIG RED MEN'S TRACK & FIELD RESULTS Head Coach: Pan Fanaritis (Georgetown '71), fifth year Assistant Coaches: Phil Torrens, Bill Wentworth, Kristenne Robison, Gene Booher SEASON RESULTS Mar. 28 in Wooster, Ohio ........ Wooster Invit.: Denison 4th of 7 teams Apr. 4 in Pittsburgh, Pa. ........... Carnegie Mellon Invit. (unscored) Apr. 4 in Wooster, Ohio ....................... Wooster Open (unscored) Apr. 10 in Delaware, Ohio ..... Ohio Wes. Invit.: Denison 7th of 8 teams Apr. 18 in Delaware, Ohio ...... All-Ohio Meet: Denison 12th of 18 teams Apr. 24 in Granville ................ Denison Triangular Meet (unscored) May 1-2 in Cleveland, Ohio .. NCAC Championships: Denison 4th of 9 teams INDIVIDUAL HIGHLIGHTS Wooster Invitational (March 28) 100 ..................... Brian Jennings, 2nd place ........... 10.9 110 Hurdles ............. Jeff Costello, 3rd place ............ 15.6 Matt West, 4th place ................ 16.0 200 ..................... Brian Jennings, 2nd place ........... 22.8 400 ..................... John Eschelbach, 1st place .......... 51.6 Dirk Bettles, 6th place ............. 55.0 400 Hurdles ............. Jeff Costello, 4th place ............ 58.1 800 ..................... Joe Dunham, 2nd place ............. 1:58.6 Ian Gertmenian, 3rd place ......... 1:59.0 Eric Nigh, 4th place .............. 1:59.6 Jason Payton, 7th place ........... 2:01.3 1500 .................... Eric Nigh, 2nd place .............. 4:09.8 Joe Dunham, 4th place ............. 4:16.0 Mike Pistiolas, 7th place ......... 4:20.3 5000 .................... Chris Lightle, 4th place ......... 16:31.8 High Jump ............... Adam Crowell, 5th place ............ 5' 8" Carnegie Mellon Invitational (April 4) 100 ..................... Brian Jennings, 3rd place .......... 11.68 110 Hurdles ............. Jeff Costello, 7th place ........... 15.89 200 ..................... Brian Jennings, 4th place .......... 23.76 400 ..................... John Eschelbach, 5th place ......... 51.41 400 Hurdles ............. Jeff Costello, 7th place ........... 58.88 800 ..................... Joe Dunham, 3rd place ............ 1:59.49 Ian Gertmenian, 4th place ........ 2:00.02 Jason Payton, 9th place .......... 2:01.16 Mike Pistiolas, 12th ............. 2:02.12 1500 .................... Joe Dunham, 2nd place ............ 4:05.82 3000 Steeplechase ....... Eric Nigh, 1st place .............. 9:46.1 10000 ................... Chris Lightle, 8th place ........... 34:24 4 x 400 Relay ........... Denison, 4th place ............... 3:32.69 Pole Vault .............. Mike Joseph, 8th place ............ 12' 6" Wooster Open (April 4) 100 ..................... Andre Allen, 5th place .............. 11.9 200 ..................... Andre Allen, 4th place .............. 24.3 400 ..................... Dirk Bettlers, 4th place ............ 55.2 3000 .................... Kevin O'Malley, 6th place ......... 9:42.4 Pete Haggenjus, 7th place ......... 9:57.7 High Jump ............... Adam Crowell, 2nd place ............ 5' 8" Shot Put ................ John Disston, 8th place ....... 39' 4-1/2" Discus .................. Sean Leugers, 4th place ........ 111'4.00" Ohio Wesleyan Invitational (April 10) 100 ..................... Andre Allen, 15th place ............ 11.91 Seth Hyman, 21st place ............. 12.58 110 Hurdles ............. Matt West, 2nd place ............... 15.27 200 ..................... Brian Jennings, 7th place .......... 22.74 400 ..................... Brian Jennings, 14th place .......... 54.0 Jason Payton, 19th place ............ 55.3 400 Hurdles ............. Brandon Stratton, 7th place ......... 58.4 800 ..................... Mike Pistiolas, 6th place ......... 1:59.3 1500 .................... Eric Nigh, 4th place .............. 4:02.6 5000 .................... Joe Dunham, 1st place ............ 15:17.3 4 X 400 Relay ........... Denison, 3rd place ................ 3:29.0 High Jump ............... Adam Crowell, 11th place ........... 5'10" Pole Vault .............. Brian Wilson, 9th place ............ 11'6" Shot Put ................ Sean Leugers, 15th place ........... 34'9" Discus .................. Sean Leugers, 14th place .......... 118'1" All-Ohio Meet (April 18) 100 ..................... Brian Jennings, 8th place .......... 11.14 110 Hurdles ............. Matt West, 6th place ............... 15.77 400 ..................... John Eschelbach, 7th place ......... 50.73 400 Hurdles ............. Brandon Stratton, 8th place ........ 57.38 800 ..................... Ian Gertmenian, 7th place ........ 1:57.20 Mike Pistiolas, 8th place ........ 1:58.10 3000 Steeplechase ....... Eric Nigh, 8th place .............. 9:45.0 5000 .................... Joe Dunham, 3rd place ............ 14:52.4 4 X 400 Relay ........... Denison, 8th place ............... 3:24.58 High Jump ............... Adam Crowell, 11th place ........... 5'10" Pole Vault .............. Brian Wilson, 9th place ............ 11'6" Shot Put ................ Sean Leugers, 15th place ........... 34'9" Discus .................. Sean Leugers, 14th place .......... 118'1" Denison Triangular Meet (April 24) Link here for complete meet results NCAC Championships (May 1-2) 100 ..................... Brian Jennings, 3rd place .......... 11.10 110 Hurdles ............. Matt West, 3rd place ............... 15.35 200 ..................... Brian Jennings, 4th place .......... 22.46 Jeff Costello, 7th place ........... 15.85 400 ..................... John Eschelbach, 3rd place ......... 50.06 400 Hurdles ............. Brandon Stratton, 1st place ........ 56.39 800 ..................... Ian Gertmenian, 3rd place ........ 1:57.67 Mike Pistiolas, 4th place ........ 1:58.17 1500 .................... Joe Dunham, 1st place ............ 4:01.96 Eric Nigh, 4th place ............. 4:08.99 3000 Steeplechase ....... Eric Nigh, 1st place ............. 9:32.13 5000 .................... Joe Dunham, 3rd place ........... 15:45.24 10000 ................... Joe Dunham, 1st place ........... 31:53.15 4 X 100 Relay ........... Denison, 6th place ................. 44.59 4 X 400 Relay ........... Denison, 4th place ............... 3:25.22 NCAC TEAM SCORES: 1. Allegheny College ......................................... 166 2. Ohio Wesleyan University .................................. 142 3. College of Wooster ........................................ 140 4. DENISON UNIVERSITY ......................................... 98 5. Wittenberg University ...................................... 96 6. Kenyon College ............................................. 51 7. Case Western Reserve University ............................ 48 8. Earlham College ............................................ 35 9. Oberlin College ............................................. 4 NCAC OUTSTANDING DISTANCE RUNNER .... Joe Dunham, Denison University
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