Diplomats Seventh; Michaelis Wins Two Golds

Diplomats Seventh; Michaelis Wins Two Golds

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall finished seventh at the Centennial Conference championship Sunday at Muhlenberg. Dickinson won the team title.

Nils Michaelis led the Diplomats with two gold medals and one bronze. Michaelis set a new conference and meet record with a gold medal time of 14.65 in the 110 hurdles. He struck gold again in the 400 hurdles with a 58.33 and picked up a bronze in the 100 with an 11.33.
Brian Rivera won the Diplomats other medal with silver in the 400 hurdles in 56.18. Rivera and Michaelis combined with Ryan Bell and Aaron Myers to finish seventh in the 4x400 relay in 3:28.87.