Seniors Kate Cassidy and Anne Connolly and sophomore Matt Quinn earned first-team All-CAC honors at the CAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
Cassidy took first place in the hammer throw with a toss of 136' 8". She finished fourth in the event at the 1998 CAC Championships by throwing 110' 11".
Connolly won the 5,000-meter run in a CAC-record 18 minutes, 44 seconds. She was third in the event at the 1998 CAC Championships with a time of 19:19.1. Connolly also grabbed 1999 second-team All-CAC accolades by placing second in the 3,000-meter run (11:05).
Quinn took first place in the discus (143' 5.5") and the shot put (47' 7"). He broke his own school record and secured second-team All-CAC honors in the hammer throw with a toss of 147' 11.5". His previous best hammer performance was 143' 0".
Quinn was a second-team All-CAC performer in the discus (131' 7") in 1998. He placed fourth in the shot put at the 1998 CAC Championships (42' 5").
Sophomore Sean Mullin turned in a second-team All-CAC performance in the pole vault with a leap of 12' 0".
The Cardinal women placed fourth overall, while the men placed third.
Cassidy and Connolly and sophomore Nicky Bhalla earned first-team All-Mason-Dixon honors at the Mason-Dixon Outdoor Championships at Christopher Newport. Josh Foreso garnered second-team honors.
Cassidy set a school and meet record in winning the hammer throw with a heave of 150' 1", shattering her previous school standard of 136' 8".
Connolly won the 3,000-meter run in 11 minutes, 2.60 seconds and the 5,000-meter run in 19:02.30. Bhalla took first place in the 800 meters (2:28.60).
Foreso placed second in the discus (130' 0") and the hammer throw (118' 9").
The Cardinal men and women each placed fourth overall.
Men's Track and Field Quick Facts: In 33 years at Catholic, Jerry McGee has developed over 20 Division I, II and III NCAA All-American's. He has also twice coached the United States National Team to victories over the Soviet Union... Paul Drumgoole ‘94 was McGee's most recent All-American, taking third in Division III in the indoor 800 meter and second in the outdoor in 1994... Assistant Coach Mark Robinson won back-to-back Division II 800 titles in 1974 and 1975... Mike Cowan, who won the 1996 and 1997 CAC titles in the javelin, is also a starting linebacker on the football team.
Women's Track and Field Quick Facts: Janet Muckenthaler, a two-time Acadmeic All-American, received a prestigious Truman Scholarship... The 1,600 relay team is an annual participant at the Penn Relays.
|John Clark||Fr.||High Jump, Triple||Chalfont, Pa./La Salle|
|Mike Clarke||Fr.||5000 m, Steeplechase||Brooklyn, N.Y./Stuyvesant|
|Ben Dunsford||Fr.||Triple Jump||Bronx, N.Y./Fordham Prep|
|Tim Dwyer||Fr.||1500, 5000 m||Cape May, N.J./Wildwood Catholic|
|Josh Foreso||Fr.||Hammer, Shot, Discus||Arlington, Va./Bishop O'Connell|
|Joe Kennedy||Fr.||400, High Hurdles||Mt. Vision, N.Y./Cooperstown Cent.|
|Pat Leonard||So.||800, 1500 m||Scranton, Pa./Scranton Prep|
|Ryan McDermott||So.||5000 m||Staten Island, N.Y./Msgr. Farrell|
|Matt McHugh||Fr.||400, 800 m||Sylvania, Ohio/St. Francis de Sales|
|Andre Mouledeaux||So.||800, 1500 m||New Orleans, La./Jesuit|
|Sean Mullin||So.||Pole Vault||Brook Park, Ohio/St. Ignatius|
|Nyaladzi Nthunamo||Sr.||800, 1500 m||Gaborone, Botswana/Lobaste Sec.|
|Joe Perez||Sr.||Hammer||Arlington, Va./Gonzaga|
|Matt Quinn||So.||Hammer, Shot, Discus||Ridgewood, N.J./Bergen Catholic|
|Jerry Reynolds||Fr.||1500, 5000 m||Canton, Mich./Plymouth Canton|
|Matt Reinhardt||Fr.||400, 800 m, Javelin||Warwick, N.Y./Warwick Valley|
|Mike Robustelli||Fr.||200, 400||Kings Park, N.Y./Kings Park|
|Corey Saunders||Fr.||100, 200 m||Litchfield, Conn./Litchfield|
|Mike Schwarz||So.||Hammer, Shot, Discus||Wood Ridge, N.J./Bergen Catholic|
|Chris Weis||Fr.||400, 800 m||Dunn Loring, Va./Bishop O'Connell|
|Dave Wong||Fr.||200, 400||Lexington, Mass./Lexington|
Head Coach: Jerry McGee
Assistant Coaches: Joe Deady, Chris Hickey
|Nicole Bhalla||So.||Middle Distance||Arlington, Va./Bishop O'Connell|
|Maryellen Carew||Sr.||Middle Distance||Brooklyn, N.Y./Notre Dame Academy|
|Kate Cassidy||Sr.||Field Events||Sterling, Va./Broad Run|
|Doreen Clay||Jr.||Sprints||San Dimas, Calif./Bishop Amat|
|Anne Connolly||Sr.||Distance||Sherborn, Mass./Dover-Sherborn Reg.|
|Gabrielle Cooper||So.||Middle Distance||Washington, D.C./Woodrow Wilson|
|Timika Drew||Fr.||Sprints||Ft. Wayne, Ind./Bishop Luers|
|Annalisa Ellis||Fr.||Sprints||Camp Hill, Pa./Trinity|
|Donna Flanagan||Fr.||Middle Distance||Plainville, Mass./Bishop Feehan|
|Sheila Glascott||So.||Middle Distance||Chicago, Ill./Fenwick|
|Stephanie Goad||Jr.||Middle Distance||Washington, D.C./Woodrow Wilson|
|Sara Balcanoff||Jr.||Sprints||Latham, N.Y./Shaker|
|Tatiana Hodziewich||So.||Sprints||Silver Spring, Md./Holy Cross|
|Lindsay Johnson||Fr.||Middle Distance||Gaithersburg, Md./Quince Orchard|
|Susan Kennedy||Sr.||Middle Distance||Mt. Vision N.Y./Cooperstown|
|Kathryn Kramer||Jr.||Middle Distance||Bethpage, N.Y./St. Anthony's|
|Emily Levasseur||Fr.||Distance||Hudson, N.H./Bishop Guertin|
|Johanna Park||Sr.||Multi||Maple Glen, Pa./Upper Dublin|
|Elizabeth Pfifer||Fr.||Distance||Columbus, Miss./Columbus|
|Nicole Pino||Fr.||Sprints||Stratford, N.J./Paul VI|
|Gayle Ray||So.||Sprints||Kenmore, N.Y./Nardin Academy|
|Tudi Tudryn||So.||Distance||Sunderland, Mass./Stoneleigh-Burnham|
|Sarah Vagley||So.||Middle Distance||Oakmont, Pa./Oakland Catholic|
Head Coach: Joe Fisher
Assistant Coach: Leyni Rosario