Radden was named Most Valuable Performer, Outstanding Track
Performer and Outstanding Rookie Performer as the Central
Connecticut State University men's track and field team placed
fourth for the second straight year at the Northeast Conference
Indoor Track Championships in Landover, MD. Radden won both the 60
and 200 meter dashes, recording times of 6.91 and 21.86 seconds,
The Blue Devils scored 67 points to finish fourth, while Long Island won the meet with 147 total points. Monmouth and Sacred Heart earned second and third place finishes, recording scores of 128 and 82 points, respectively.
Juniors Josue Paul and Shawn Buchanan added top performances in the sprints, as the former took seventh in the 60 meters and the latter placed seventh in the 500 meters. Paul recordd a time of 7.11 seconds, while Buchanan finished in 1:06.83.
Sophomores Matt Berube and Rashad Williams continued their competition in the field on Sunday. After placing second and fourth in the high and triple jump on Saturday, Berube finished in seventh in the triple jump with a distance of 44'10.25" on Sunday. Williams recorded a mark of 46'8.75" to take 10th in the weight throw.
Three Blue Devils put forth top 10 performances in the 5,000 meters on Sunday. Sophomore Sam Alexander and freshman Craig Hunt took sixth and eighth place in the event, crossing the line in 15:16.84 and 15:36.34, respectively. Senior Ry Sanderson was the top CCSU performer in the event, placing fourth with a time of 15:12.00.
Sophomore Jeremy Schmid was the only other Blue Devil to place in an individual event on Sunday. He took sixth in the one mile run, finishing in 4:24.26. Both the Central Connecticut 4x400 meter relay and the Distance Medley relay team placed seventh. The 4x400 squad of Buchanan, Radden, junior Eric Rathbun and freshman Dan Hopper recorded a time of 3:25.64. The Distance Medley team consisted of Schmid, sophomores Harrison Katz and Dan Watson, and freshman Mohamed Hrezi. They finished in 10:32.55.
The Blue Devils will next compete at the New England Indoor Track Championships on February 26 and 27.
May 15, 2010 Men's Track Competes at IC4A Championships
May 8, 2010 Hrezi Leads Central at New England Championships
April 27, 2010 Radden Earns NEC Track Athlete of the Week Honors
April 25, 2010 Hrezi and Radden Excel at Yale Springtime Invitational
April 20, 2010 Hrezi Receives NEC Rookie of the Week Honors
April 20, 2010 Radden Wins 100, 200 as Central Competes at Holy Cross
April 18, 2010 Blue Devils Place Third of Seven at Holy Cross
April 3, 2010 Men's Track Competes at UConn Invitational
March 6, 2010 Blue Devils Break School Records at IC4A Championships
February 27, 2010 Radden Wins 200 Meters as CCSU Places 12th at New Englands
February 26, 2010 Alexander Breaks 5,000 Record at New England Championships
February 22, 2010 Watch Aaron Radden's Championship Performances
February 20, 2010 Berube, Alexander Lead Blue Devils at First Day of NEC Championships
February 16, 2010 Radden Earns Northeast Conference Honors
February 12, 2010 Radden Leads Central at Lafayette Rider Games
February 6, 2010 Blue Devils Finish Competition at Yale
February 5, 2010 Men's Track Completes Day One Action at Giegengack Invite
February 2, 2010 Radden Earns First NEC Track Award of the Season
January 30, 2010 Radden Sets New Record In 200 Meters at Boston Indoor Games
January 16, 2010 Blue Devils Place Fourth at Sorlein Invite
January 9, 2010 Men's Track and Field Competes at Yale Invitational
December 15, 2009 Men's Indoor Track & Field Picked Fifth In Northeast Conference Poll