UDM - Titans Place Fourth At Pacesetter Invitational

UDM - Titans Place Fourth At Pacesetter Invitational

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DETROIT, MI. (4/22/18) -- The University of Detroit Mercy men's track and field team concluded action from Terre Haute, Ind. and the Pacesetter Invitational on Saturday evening.

The Titans claimed fourth place with 29 points, going against stiff competition in Butler, Indiana State, Eastern Illinois, Xavier and Valparaiso.

Jacob Spiaser set the outdoor pole vault record with 4.10m, Adam Fraeyman climbed to #3 all-time Titan in the 3,000m steeplechase, passing Director of Track and Field and Cross Country Guy Murray '89 in the process, and Alan Nava set a new personal record in the 800m.

Seven Titans claimed top ten spots in the Pacesetter Invitational, including senior Ben Kendell who claimed second place in the 1500m, the highest finish for the red, white and blue on the weekend.



7. Zach Arnold - 50.81

9. Michael Nelson - 51.35


8. Alan Nava - 1:57.69 (PR)

110m Hurdles

8. Joseph Lietzow - 17.35

400m Hurdles

4. Justin Koch - 1:04.58


2. Ben Kendell - 3:57.52

5. Thomas Mueller - 3:59.70

14. Charlie Felton - 4:14.23

4x400 Relay

5. 3:32.34

Long Jump

8. Phillip Robie - 6.30m

Pole Vault

Jacob Spiaser - 4.10m (13'5.25") (Outdoor Record)

Triple Jump

4. Phillip Robie - 12.38m

5. Jacob Whitting - 12.17m


6. Jacob Whitting - 40.50m

7. Joseph Lietzow - 34.12m

3000m Steeplechase

3. Adam Fraeyman - 9:38.54 (#3 Titan)