Men’s Track and Field Competes at Valpo

The Illinois Tech Men’s Track and Field team competed at the Valparaiso University Crusader Open on April 29. Illinois Tech placed eighth in the event.

Meet Highlights

  • Cole Dammeier was outstanding in the 5000m run, setting a season personal-best of 16:00.74. The time was good for a fourth-place finish.
  • Demis Thomas had a strong day, placing seventh in the 200m dash (23.87s) and ninth in the 100m dash with a time of 11.88s.
  • In the javelin, David Foreman placed seventh at 31.71m. He also placed sixth in the discus at 34.31m.
  • Saisaketh Valluri finished seventh in the long jump at 5.35m.
  • Kwame Opoku also competed in the 200m dash, placing 15th at 26.67s.