Jephte Wagnac Leads Anchormen at RIC Invitational

Jephte Wagnac
Jephte Wagnac

Providence, R.I.--Junior Jephte Wagnac (Providence, RI) helped lead the Rhode Island College men's track and field team at the 2018 RIC Invitational, held at the Providence Career & Technical Academy (PCTA) on Saturday. 

THE BASICS
• There was no team scoring for the event, RIC's only home event of the 2018-19 season. 

HOW IT HAPPENED
• Wagnac finished first in the 200m (23.65) and was second in the 600m (1:25.14).

• Senior Shamar Spruill (Providence, RI) finished second place in both the weight throw (17.58m) and the shot (13.01m).

• Freshman Edward Garofalo (Newport, RI) placed third in the triple jump (12.73m), sixth in the long jump (6.13m) was 16th in the 400m (56.55).

• Junior Mohammed Chaghlil (Warwick, RI) notched an eighth place finish in the 800m (2:21.68), while sophomore Dylan Brobisky (West Warwick, RI) registered a 10th place finish in the 800m (2:26.57).

• Sophomore Raffaelo Manzo (Slatersville, RI) placed eighth in the mile (4:45.27).

• Senior Jeff Garson (Cumberland, RI) placed 11th in the 3,000m (10:11.31), while freshman Matthew Russom (Fort Kent, NY) finished 13th (10:13.08) in the same event.

• Freshman Matthew Thibaudeau (Lincoln, RI) finished fourth in the weight throw (14.96m), while junior Joseph Palazzo (North Providence, RI) was seventh (12.94m) and senior Adam Stomberg (West Greenwich, RI) was 11th (11.09m) in the same event.

WHAT'S NEXT
In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will travel to Bowdoin on Saturday, Jan. 12 (12:30 p.m.).