Quinn Named CAC Athlete of the Week
April 10, 2001

Senior Matt Quinn (Ridgewood, N.J./Bergen Catholic High) was named Capital Athletic Conference men's track and field Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Captains' Classic in Newport News, Va., on April 7.

Quinn won the hammer throw (147 feet, 1 inch) and the shot put (48-0), placed second in the discus (127-3) and ninth in the javelin (127-7).

The 6-1, 225-pound Quinn will lead the Cardinals to their next meet, the CAC Championships at Fredericksburg, Va., on April 21.

Quinn Breaks School Hammer Throw Record
April 3, 2001

Senior Matt Quinn (Ridgewod, N.J./Bergen Catholic High) broke his school record in the hammer throw with a toss of 156 feet, four inches at the Bridgewater (Va.) Invitational on March 31. Quinn, whose old record was 147-11, also set meet and Jopson Field records.

It was Catholic University's first outdoor meet of the season and did not include team scores.

Quinn captured the discus with a throw of 139-8 and placed second in the shot (47-2).

The Cardinals will compete in the Captains Classic at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Va., on April 7.

2001 Men's Results

Date Event Results
March 31 Bridgewater Invitational No team scoring
April 7 Captains Classic No team scoring
April 21 CAC Championships 3rd of 6 teams
May 5 Mason-Dixon Championships 5th of 7 teams

CAC Champions: Matt Quinn, discus, 139-7
CAC Runners-up: John Clark, triple jump, 41-5; John Clark, long jump, 19-5.25; Matt Quinn, shot put, 47-8; John Clark, high jump, 6-0
Mason-Dixon Champions: Matt Quinn, shot put, 46-0½; Matt Quinn, discus, 141-6
Mason-Dixon Runners-up: Matt Quinn, hammer, 147-11

2001 Women's Results

Date Event Results
March 31 Bridgewater Invitational No team scoring
April 7 Captains Classic No team scoring
April 21 CAC Championships 6th of 6 teams
April 28 Western Maryland Invitational 5th of 8
May 5 Mason-Dixon Championships 6th of 7 teams

CAC Runners-up: Nicky Bhalla, 1500 meters, 4:59.71; Nicky Bhalla, 800 meters, 2:25.10
Mason-Dixon Champions: Nicky Bhalla, 1500 meters, 4:53.40
Mason-Dixon Runners-up: Nicky Bhalla, 800 meters, 2:26.88

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