Diplomats At Wake Forest Open

Diplomats At Wake Forest Open

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Franklin & Marshall competed at the Wake Forest Open Saturday. The event was a non team scoring contest and the field consisted of mainly Division I athletes. Two individuals and one relay team placed in the top 20.

The team of Greg Duckloe, Andrew Marra, David Raffman and Josh Wesalo finished ninth in the distance relay with a 11:09.61. They were the highest placing Diplomats. Duckloe went on to finish 11th in the 10,000 meter with a 33:08.00.

Angelo Arce placed 16th in the 3,000 steeplechase with a 10:35.76 and Mike Dohrmann was 19th in the 400 hurdles with a 55.46. Dohrmann also finished 25th in the 110 hurdles with a 15.89.

Joe Strawitz (2:02.92) and Reed Bratches (2:14.70) ran well in the 800 while the team of Bratches, Dohrmann, Tim Tillman and Strawitz crossed at 3:31.89 in the 4x400 relay.

The Diplomats will compete at the Little Three meet Saturday at 11 a.m.