Gibson resets record in 800

Gavin Gibson (c) 2019 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Gavin Gibson (c) 2019 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

THE FACTS
McDaniel competes at Navy Select
What:
Men's indoor track and field meet
When:
Friday, Feb. 8
Where: Annapolis, Md.

THE SKINNY STORY
McDaniel posted four all-time top-10 marks, including resetting a program record, at the Navy Select.

THE LEADERS
Gavin Gibson (Newark, Del./Sanford) finished fifth overall in the 800, bettering his program record with a time of 1:57.08. The ECAC-qualified mark shaved nearly a full second off his previous season best.

THE REST OF THE STORY
Michael Gallagher (Elko, Nev./Elko) finished eighth in the 400 with a personal-best time of 52.13, which ranks fourth in program history.
Miky Kisi (Baltimore, Md./Archbishop Curley) bettered his ECAC-qualifying time in the 500, finishing seventh with a time of 1:08.63. The time ranks fourth all-time.
Kai Samuels (Pasadena, Md./Northeast) crossed eighth in the 500 with an ECAC-qualifying time of 1:09.17.
• The 4x400-meter relay of Caleb White (Baltimore, Md./Archbishop Curley), Kisi, Samuels and Gibson finished second with a combined time of 3:29.51. The mark ranks fourth in program history.
Billy Emerson (Germantown, Md./Watkins Mill) finished 10th in the shot put with a throw of 15.38 meters.

NEXT UP
McDaniel returns to action at the Larry Sharpe Invitational at Hagerstown CC on Sunday. Action begins at 10 a.m.