Roberts fifth after day one of decathlon at MAC Championships

Roberts fifth after day one of decathlon at MAC Championships

CHESTER, Pa. - Hood College's Fred Roberts is in fifth place after the first day of the Middle Atlantic Conference Championships at Widener University. 

Highlights

  • Roberts has 2,869 points and is less than 100 points out of third. He had personal bests in the long jump (6.47m, 21-2 3/4), high jump (1.68, 5-6) and shot put (9.06, 29-8 3/4). Roberts was second in the long jump during the decathlon. 

Notes

  • The Blazers are tied for 11th in the team scoring after the opening night of the championships. 
  • DeSales has an early lead with 24 points. 

Up Next

The MAC Championships continue on May 3 at Widener.