Galloway, NJ - The Panther Harriers were in action this past Saturday, March 31st, at the Stockton University Invitational Meet. Sophomore Captain Colin Sirard opened up his season in the 1500m with a 22nd place finish in a time of 4:32.31. Sirard also finished 23rd in the 800m with a time of 2:14.91. Freshman Sean Tan joined his teammate Sirard to debut his outdoor collegiate career in the 1500m and 800m. Tan placed 32nd in the 1500m with a time of 4:52.19 and 25th in the 800m with a time of 2:16.34. Sophomore Captain Brett Salvaggio ran his first ever 400m hurdle race, placing 20th in a time of 1:11.93.
Galloway, NJ - The Lady Panther Harriers were in action this past Saturday, March 31st, at the Stockton University Invitational Meet. Freshman Lauren Inglis opened up the outdoor season for the Panthers in the Long Jump with a mark of 4.24 meters for a 17th place finish. Inglis later finished 25th in the 100m dash with a time of 15.10. Sophomore Rachel Mayotte competed alongside Inglis in the Long Jump and 100m dash with a mark of 4.11 meters and time of 15.00, coming in 18th and 24th place respectively. Mayotte also competed in High Jump, clearing a height of 1.38m for 10th place. Freshman Payal Multani debuted her first outdoor season with a 20th place finish in Shot Put, throwing a distance of 7.63 meters. Multani also finished 12th in Discus with a mark of 24.41 meters. Junior Captain Catherine Phelps started her season with a 22nd place finish in the 1500m with a time of 5:22.39 in addition to a 11th place finish in the 800m with a new collegiate PR of 2:43.80. She was joined by teammate Amber Cina, a freshman, who ran 6:24.15 in the 1500m for a 24th place finish and 3:08.35 in the 800m for a 34th place finish. Junior Siobhan Furman finished 18th in the 100m hurdles with a time of 21.96 and 38th in the 200m with a time of 33.39. Freshman Kelsey Reivers placed 21st in the 100m with a time of 14.38 and 25th in the 200m with a time of 29.10. Freshman Brinn Peck had a strong start to her collegiate career with a 7th place finish and time of 1:03:01 in the 400m, putting the Panthers on the board with 2 points. Peck also finished 22nd in the 200m with a time of 28.44. In the last event, a 4x400m relay team of Peck, Reivers, Phelps and Furman finished 13th in 4:47.81.
Senior center Dannie Griffin (Patterson, NJ / Paramus Catholic), in what would turn out to be her final collegiate game, recorded her 1,000th career rebound in Albany's 55-43 loss at SUNY Cobleskill on Wednesday. Following the loss, the Panthers finish the season with an overall record of 7-12.
Senior center Brandon Votra (Saint Regis Falls, NY) finished just two assists shy of a triple double in the final home game of his collegiate career as ACPHS outlasted Green Mountain College 70-66. The Panthers head into the HVIAC tournament with a record of 13-8, while the Eagles fell to 7-16 on the year.
ACPHS got big performances from juniors Kyle Matousek (Jordan-Elbridge, NY) and Thomas Chalker (Boundbrook, NJ), but it was enough as they fell to the Fisher College Falcons on Sunday 80-72. The loss dropped Albany's overall record to 12-8, while Fisher improved to 10-16.
Senior center Dannie Griffin (Patterson, NJ / Paramus Catholic) recorded both 19 points and 19 rebounds in Albany College of Pharmacy's 54-48 victory over the Fisher College Falcons on Sunday, putting her just six rebounds shy of 1,000 for her collegiate career. The win improved the Panthers overall record to 7-11, while Fisher fell to 17-10.