Distance Medley Relay Earns All-East Honors

Christopher Ramsey (photo by Dan Grossman, Mapleleafphotos.com)
Christopher Ramsey (photo by Dan Grossman, Mapleleafphotos.com)

Places Sixth at IC4A Championships 

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The four members of the Bulldogs' distance medley relay team earned All-East honors for their performance at indoor IC4A Championships at Boston last weekend. The award is given to athletes who finish in the top eight of their event.

Senior Matt Bogdan, junior Julian Sheinbaum, junior Matthew Bieszard and freshman James Shirvell fielded the team that placed sixth at IC4As with a top-10 all-time Yale indoor time of 9:54.04. The Bulldogs have been largely successful in the distance medley relay this season, also placing second at indoor Heptagonals.

The Bulldogs will kick off the outdoor season at the William and Mary Tribe Invitational on Mar. 19. 

Report by Miriam Cho '13, Yale Sports Publicity