BOSTON, Mass. (January 25, 2014) – Senior Corey Caidenhead (Bergenfield, N.J.) took second with the 4x400 relay team and third in the 500m, while sophomore Ryan North (Mayetta, N.J.) placed fourth in the high jump to highlight Rutgers men’s indoor track & field results at the Terrier Invitational on Saturday.
In all, the Scarlet Knights had three IC4A qualifying times and four top ten results.
The 4x400 relay team finished in second place, however was the top collegiate team in the race, with an IC4A qualifying time 3:13.58. The team featured sophomore Kyle Holder (Randolph, N.J.), junior D’Andre Jordan (Brooklyn, N.Y.), Caidenhead and sophomore Rajee Dunbar (Arlington, Va.).
Caidenhead also captured an IC4A qualifying mark with his performance in the 500m. He finished with third, however like the 4x400 relay team, he was the top collegiate finisher with a time of 1:03.70.
Also racing to an IC4A mark was D’Andre Jordan (Brooklyn, N.Y.) in the 400m. Jordan finished in ninth logging a time of 48.22.
In the field events, RU was led by North in the high jump. North placed fourth with a height of 2.00m, his best mark this indoor season.
The Rutgers men’s indoor track & field team returns to action at the Metropolitan Championships on Friday, Jan. 31 at the Armory in New York.
Terrier Invitational Results 400m 9. D’Andre Jordan – 48.22 (IC4A Qualifier) 41. Kyle Holder – 49.69 500m 3. Corey Caidenhead – 1:03.70 (IC4A Qualifier) 800m 28. Karon Purcell – 1:54.59 73. Brendan Jaeger – 1:59.31 78. Calvin Knox – 1:59.60 1000m 29. Steve Burkholder – 2:31.67 Mile 42. Curtis Richburg – 4:15.43 72. Chris DeFabio – 4:21.34 3000m 76. Chris Banafato – 8:48.81 4x400 Relay 2. Rutgers (Holder, Jordan, Caidenhead, Dunbar) – 3:13.58 (IC4A Qualifier) Shot Put 19. Bryan Pearson – 14.66m 34. Kofi Yamoah – 13.32m Pole Vault 12. Nicholas Eckett – 4.55m 13. Nicholas Patterson – 4.40m 17. Sean McEvoy – 4.25m High Jump 4. Ryan North – 2.00m 19. Brennan Crowle – 1.85m Triple Jump 25. Ryan North – 12.80m Follow Rutgers Athletics on Facebook (www.facebook.com/RutgersMensTF) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/RUAthletics) for all of the latest news and updates. Fans also receive timely information, including special offers and www.ScarletKnights.com