2012 Men's Track and Field Headlines

June 16, 2012
Walker, Pullaro Run at Jr. Nationals
Andy Pullaro and Matt Walker each competed at the USA Track and Field Junior Nationals.

June 16, 2012
Blake Finishes Third at Mount Washington: "I'm Back!"
Ran injured in 2011, healthy in 2012 he returns to the top-3

May 24, 2012
Alexander Finishes 20th at NCAA Prelim
Sam Alexander ran the 10,000m in 30:56.57

May 23, 2012
Alexander, Berube, Radden First Team
The Blue Devils filled 11 spots on the 2012 Outdoor All-NEC List.

May 12, 2012
Central Runs on Day Two of New Englands
The Central Connecticut men's track & field team stands in 31st place

May 11, 2012
Delbene Sixth in 5,000M at IC4A's
The Central Connecticut men's track team is 11th after day one at IC4A's.

May 6, 2012
Alexander Earns Two Titles at NEC's
Sam Alexander earned gold in the 5,000m and 10,000m at the NEC Championships.

May 5, 2012
Men's Track & Field 3rd After NEC Opener
Sam Alexander claimed the 10,000m individual championship.

May 1, 2012
NEC Tabs Alexander Athlete of the Week
Sam Alexander gathers his second NEC honor of the outdoor season.

April 28, 2012
Men's Track & Field Competes at UNH
Nick Trifone placed fourth in the high jump.

April 27, 2012
Central Runs on Day Two of Penn Relays
Nick Lindblom ran a 54.77 time in the 400m hurdles.

April 26, 2012
Alexander Places Top-Ten at Penn Relays
Same Alexander placed ninth in the 5,000m.

April 21, 2012
Men's T&F Places 4th at Holy Cross
Matt Berube claimed the long jump.

April 14, 2012
Men's Track & Field Second at UMASS
Nick Lindblom claimed the 400m hurdles.

April 10, 2012
Alexander Grabs Athlete of the Week
Senior Sam Alexander posted an amazing 29:21.06 time in the 10,000 meter.

April 7, 2012
Blue Devils Place Third at AIC
Aaron Radden won the 100m and 200m.

April 6, 2012
Delbene, Alexander Compete at Stanford
Colby Delbene placed eighth in the 5,000m.

March 31, 2012
Blue Devils Compete at UCONN
John Krell finished second in the 5,000m.

March 30, 2012
Radden Qualifies For 100m Finals
Aaron Radden competed in the 100m prelims at North Florida

March 12, 2012
Central Boasts 10 All-NEC First Teamers
The NEC released it's 2012 Indoor All-Conference selections on Monday.

March 12, 2012
Radden Second Team All-American
Aaron Radden was named to the 2012 Indoor Track & Field All-American Second team.

March 9, 2012
Radden Runs 21.06 in 200m at NCAA Championships
Narrowly misses advancing to final on Friday night

March 5, 2012
Radden Advances to NCAA Championships
Junior broke is own school record this past weekend in 200m

March 4, 2012
Blue Devils 15th Place at IC4A's
Sam Alexander and Craig Hunt both shattered the 5,000m CCSU school record.

March 3, 2012
Radden Advances on Day One of IC4A's
Aaron Radden qualified for the finals in both the 200m and 60m events.

February 25, 2012
Final Day of New Englands, Men's T&F 4th
Aaron Radden highlighted the meet for the Blue Devils winning both the 200m and 60m events.

February 24, 2012
Men's T&F T-4th at New Englands
Craig Hunt won the 5,000m on day one.

February 12, 2012
Men's Track & Field Tie For 3rd at NEC's
Junior Aaron Radden claimed the 200m individual championship.

February 11, 2012
Blue Devils Seated Third After Day One
Senior Sam Alexander paced Central on day one of the NEC Championships.

February 7, 2012
Fruster Earns Weekly NEC Honor
Freshman Jamal Fruster earns his first NEC Rookie of the Week honor.

February 4, 2012
On Final Day, Central Excels at Yale
Senior Michael Waterbury had an impressive showing on day two of the Giegengack Invite.

February 3, 2012
Trifone Leads Central at Giegengack
The Blue Devils had a successful first day at the Giegengack Invitational.

February 1, 2012
Radden Tabbed NEC Athlete of the Week
Junior Aaron Radden was named Northeast Conference Track Athlete of the Week on Tuesday.

January 28, 2012
Men's Track Competes at Terrier Invite
Central Connecticut men's track & field competed in The Boston University Terrier Invitational Saturday, an unscored event.

January 27, 2012
Men's Track 8th at Donahue Indoor Games
Central tallied 32 points at the Joe Donahue Collegiate Indoor Games finishing eighth.

January 20, 2012
Men's Track Sixth at Albany
Sophomore Nick Lindblom surpassed his own school record in the 60m hurdles.

January 14, 2012
Williams, Radden Pace Blue Devils at Yale
Rashad Williams and Aaron Radden lead the Blue Devils against Yale.

January 11, 2012
NEC Recognizes Radden
Junior Aaron Radden earned Northeast Conference Athlete of the Week honors on Wednesday.

January 7, 2012
Radden Captures School Record at UConn
The Blue Devils were led by junior Aaron Radden who posted a school record in the 55 meter dash at the UConn Winter Invitational.

January 3, 2012
Men's Indoor Picked 2nd in NEC Poll
Central Connecticut was picked second in the men's indoor track & field Northeast Conference preseason poll. The Blue Devils look to repeat as Northeast Conference Champions in 2012.

August 24, 2011
Men's and Women's Track & Field Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
Both men’s and women’s track & field have been honored as part of the U.S Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association 2011 division one all-academic teams for outstanding academic performance. Teams who have posted a combined team GPA of 3.00 or higher have earned this distinction. The men’s team was one of 90 track & field teams selected with a collective GPA of 3.19 and the women’s team was one of 164 teams posting a 3.19 GPA.

August 8, 2011
Radden Earns All-Academic Honor
Central Connecticut junior sprinter Aaron Radden earned United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Honors for the second consecutive year. Radden was the Northeast Conference's fastest man last year sweeping the indoor 60 and 200 titles and the outdoor 100 and 200 titles. His excellent performance also extended into the classroom.