Phil Zobrest
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Phil Zobrest

Men's Track And Field Takes Fourth Place At Skyhawk Invitational

Holy Cross Athletics   04-29-2017


Results: 4th out of 10 Teams (83 Pts.) 
Location: Easton, Mass. (W.B. Mason Stadium)  
Date: April 29, 2017    
The Lead: Junior Phil Zobrest and freshman Alex Campagna combined for three first place finishes for the Holy Cross men's track and field team, as the Crusaders took fourth place out of 10 teams at the Skyhawk Invitational on Saturday.


  • Zobrest threw for a career-best distance of 43.52 meters to take first place in the discus throw out of 11 opponents. He also finished first overall in the shot put with another career-best distance of 14.72 meters.
  • Campagna ran for a personal-record time of 15:59.70 in the 5,000-meter run to come out on top over 10 runners.
  • The 4x100-meter relay team of freshmen Garrett Fortin, Freddie Halloran, Jacob Newton and junior Andre Harton placed third with the team's season-best mark of 43.61.
  • Sophomore Tom Chiappini finished fourth in the discus (38.76 meters) and seventh in the shot put (34.06). Each of his marks were season-best distances.
  • Sophomore Myles Connor took third place in the javelin throw to lead Holy Cross with his season-best distance of 52.86 meters.
  • Freshman Tom Lampognana cleared a height of 3.95 meters for fourth place in the pole vault, while sophomore Sawyer Badey landed in sixth place in the triple jump with his distance of 12.57 meters.
  • Junior William Hoffmann ran for a time of 10:23.54 in the 3,000-meter steeple chase for his career-best mark in this event.
  • Stonehill captured its home-meet title with 146.50 points.


  • Holy Cross returns to action from May 5-6 for the Patriot League Outdoor Championship hosted by Lehigh in Bethlehem, Pa.

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