Men's Track & Field

Ratliff Earns All-MAC on Final Day of Outdoor Championships

Jeremiah Ratliff
Jeremiah Ratliff

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - Hood College's Jeremiah Ratliff earned a pair of All-Middle Atlantic Conference honors to lead the Blazers on the final day of the MAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships at DeSales. 

How it Happened

  • Ratliff shaved nearly three-tenths of a second off his time for the preliminaries in the 110-meter hurdles to finish fourth in 16.11 seconds.
  • His other honor came in the 4x400-meter relay, where he teamed with R.J. Tucker, Zach Crossey and AJ Lewis to take eighth place in 3:33.53. The group became the fourth fastest 4x400 relay team in school history with the time. 
  • Ratliff also participated in the triple jump, placing 15th in 40-5 1/2 (12.33 meters)
  • Zach Crossey finished 12th in the 1,500-meter run in a personal best time of 4:12.88. 

Notes

  • Hood finished 12th with 10 points. 
  • Widener was the MAC Champion with 173 points. 

All-Middle Atlantic Conference Performances 

Day Event Team Place Competitor(s) Time/Mark
2 Decathlon Second Team Fifth Luke Casey 4,746
2 110-meter hurdles Second Team Fourth Jeremiah Ratliff 16.11

 

School Records at the 2017 MAC Outdoor Championships 

Day Event Competitor(s) New Record Old Record
2 Decathlon Luke Casey 4,746
4,534