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Bryant Heads to NEC Indoor Championships Tomorrow – Bryant University Bulldogs

SMITHFIELD, RI- The Bryant track and field teams will head to Staten Island Sunday and Monday for the NEC Indoor Championships. It will be the first indoor championship in two years for the Bulldogs after last year’s indoor season was called off due to COVID-19.

Bryant will be looking to improve on their best ever showing at the last NEC meet. Both men’s and women’s teams scored their highest point totals ever in 2020, with Shiliegh Martinez and Jason Dolan among the returners who medaled at that event.

 

Meet Info

NEC Indoor Championships

Feb. 20-21

Location: Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex (Staten Island, NY)

Live Stats: Ocean Breeze Live Timing

Video: NEC Front Row 

 

Women’s Notes and Notables

  • Emma Garrity holds the NEC’s top time in the 500 meters at 1:15.34, which also broke her own school record, set at the 2020 indoor championships. She’s also second in the conference in the 400 meters and third in the 800. 

  • Bryant holds three of the top ten times in the 400 with Garrity, Savannah Pineda (3rd), and Nicole Xiarhos (8th). They have combined with Lauren Cawley for the conference’s third best time in the 4×400 relay as well.

  • Lily Lagoy also boasts a top mark in the conference this season and a Bryant school record in the shot put. She threw for 13.16 meters at the URI Sorlein Invitational in December.

  • Both Martinez and Lois Warden are in the NEC’s top ten in the pole vault. Martinez is ninth, while Warden is third after breaking her own program record with a 3.65 meter vault at the NEICAAA Championships earlier this month.

  • Jasmine Hope set the NEC’s third best distance and broke the Bryant record in the long jump in her indoor debut, jumping 5.52 meters at the NEICAAA meet.

  • Julia Ayres placed fifth overall in the 3000 meters at the 2020 NEC meet, but has done best in longer distance this season. Her time of 18:06.94 in the 5000 is third in the conference.

Men’s Notes and Notables

  • Andrew Canale finished fifth in the 400 meters at the 2020 NEC meet, and is on pace for another strong run, currently holding the conference’s third best time in the event. He is also sixth in the 200.

  • William Remkiewicz also features in the NEC’s top ten in the 400 with the fourth best time. He, Canale, Jacob Goodman, and Edward Cardarelli have also teamed up for the third best time in the 4×400 relay.

  • Caleb Tondora tied the program record in the high jump earlier this season with a height of 1.95 meters. The jump also has him in a seven way tie for fourth in the conference.

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    Source: https://www.bryantbulldogs.com/sports/track/2021-22/releases/20220219hcwkxm

    SMITHFIELD, RI- The Bryant track and field teams will head to Staten Island Sunday and Monday for the NEC Indoor Championships. It will be the first indoor championship in two years for the Bulldogs after last year’s indoor season was called off due to COVID-19.

    Bryant will be looking to improve on their best ever showing at the last NEC meet. Bot…….

    SMITHFIELD, RI- The Bryant track and field teams will head to Staten Island Sunday and Monday for the NEC Indoor Championships. It will be the first indoor championship in two years for the Bulldogs after last year’s indoor season was called off due to COVID-19.

    Bryant will be looking to improve on their best ever showing at the last NEC meet. Bot…….

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