Williams Posts Victory in 1500 Meters for Camels

Williams Posts Victory in 1500 Meters for Camels

NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's track and field team competed in the Coast Guard Invitational Saturday.

The Camels placed 10th out of 12 teams with a score of 26 points.

Niall Williams (Scotia, N.Y.) had a big day for the Camels. Williams posted a winning time of 4:02.79 in the 1500 meters for Connecticut College, earning an invitation to the New England Division III Championship.

He placed third with a time of 2:00.33 in the 800 meter run. Also, in the 800, Ian Rathkey (Old Lyme, Conn.) placed seventh with a time of 2:01.01 for the Camels.

Nick Fischetti (Groton, Mass.) placed seventh in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 58.89 seconds.