Thomas Leads Way for Men’s Track and Field at University of Chicago

The Illinois Tech Men’s Track and Field team opened the 2017 indoor season at the University of Chicago’s Phoenix Invite on January 14. Behind a strong performance from Demis Thomas, Illinois Tech placed sixth in the meet.

Meet Highlights

  • Thomas was impressive in two events, placing seventh in the 60m dash (7.43s) and 17th in the 200m dash (24.71s). 
  • Rayan Baig was also strong in the 200m dash, placing 10th with a time of 24.26s.
  • Cole Dammeier was impressive in the distance portion of the meet, placing eighth in the 3000m at 9:36.91.

Up Next

  • Track and Field is back in action on Saturday, January 28 at UW-Parkside’s Green and White Invite. The meet is set to begin at 10 a.m.