Bigelow Qualifies For Finals Of IC4A Championship
March 8, 2014
BOSTON, Mass. - The UMass men's track and field team took on the Eastern College Athletic Conference's best athletes in Boston, Mass. at the IC4A Championship on Saturday afternoon. Rising to the occasion was Stephen Bigelow, once again thriving in the 60 meter hurdles.
Bigelow completed the 60 meter hurdles in just 8.15-seconds to qualify for the finals on Sunday. The time placed him seventh in the event.
Senior and Co-Captain, Zack Hildenbrandt ran the 500 meter dash in 1-minute, 4.67-seconds. Hildenbrandt's time was just milliseconds away from cracking the top five times in program history and placed him 16 in a field of 28 total competitors.
Hildenbrandt later assisted the 4x400 meter relay team in a season best performance of 3-minutes, 16.75-seconds. The quad of Pat Farnham, Peter Farlow, Zachary Blum and Hildenbrandt finished 13 in the event.
Day two of the IC4A Championship begins tomorrow, March 8 at 10:00 AM at the Boston University's Track and Tennis Center.