4 x 400m Relay Receives LEC Weekly Honors
GORHAM, Maine -- The University of Southern Maine men's track and field team's 4 x 400-meter relay received weekly honors as the Relay of the Week when the Little East Conference announced its weekly awards Monday afternoon for the week ending April 21st.
Competing at the State of Maine Outdoor Championships, the Huskies' relay foursome of junior Donivyn Harms (Westbrook, Maine), senior Justin Pierce (Standish, Maine/Mt. Ararat), junior Jack Ricker (Conway, N.H./Kennett) and sophomore Zach Hoyle (Sidney, Maine/Messalonskee) won the event with their combined time of 3:21.72. Their time ranks third on the latest performance list for the New England region.
The Huskies had 21 scoring performances over the two days to compile 120 points to finish third among the six schools competing. Bates College edged out host Bowdoin College for the team title, 233-229.
The Huskies will compete this Saturday at the annual Little East Conference/New England Alliance Championships meet being held at Fitchburg State University.