Spartan Men 14th at All-Ohio Championship

Matt Jurcak (photo by Lynne Browske)
Matt Jurcak (photo by Lynne Browske)

WESTERVILLE, Ohio – The Case Western Reserve University men's track & field team placed 14th of 18 squads competing at the Division III All-Ohio Championship at Clements Recreation Center on the campus of Otterbein University.

Senior Matthew Jurcak (Olmsted Falls, Ohio/Olmsted Falls) finished runner-up in the 60-meter hurdles with a season-best time of 8.21 seconds.

Junior Cameron Lee (New Brighton, Minn./Irondale) took sixth in the triple jump with a mark of 41 feet, 10 and one-half inches.

Senior Eben Via (Evanston, Ill./Taylor Allderdice, Pa.) and sophomore Harry Weintraub (Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y./Hendrick Hudson) placed seventh and eighth, respectively, in the weight throw with distances of 49'7.25" and 49'0.75"

The Spartans are back in action next Friday, February 17 at the Greater Cleveland College Championship hosted by Baldwin-Wallace College at 5:00 p.m. in Berea.