Acosta Grabs Gold in Discus
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. – Vincent Acosta captured gold in the discus to highlight the Franklin & Marshall men's track & field team's performance on day two of the Centennial Conference (CC) Championships on Saturday at Ursinus. The Diplomats are in sixth place with a total of 19 points after the first two days.
Acosta threw the discus 137'-09" to edge Gettysburg's Andrew Morris (135'-00") for the title, giving the men's squad their first gold of the 2013 championships.
Angelo Arce earned two points for the Diplomats with a seventh-place finish in the 3000-meter steeplechase with a time of 9:49.76.
The Diplomats will conclude the CC Championships tomorrow.