TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – The Manchester University men's indoor track team opened the 2019 season at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology's "Friday Night Spikes Opener."
The Spartans went toe-to-toe with Rose-Hulman, Hanover and Washington (Mo.).
Manchester earned 7 team points on the evening. The Washington (Mo.) Bears led Friday's field with 73 points. Rose-Hulman finished with 64 points and Hanover earned 17 points.
Point scoring performances for Manchester included:
- Austin Roberts highlighted the night for the men's track team, winning the long jump with a top leap of 6.43 meters. Zarcariaous Presha also earned a fourth-place finish in the long jump with a distance of 6.08 meters.
- Harrison Hollis earned a fourth-place finish in the 200 meter dash with a time of 24.23.
The men will head to at Trine on Saturday January 19.