Entwistle Captures New England Division III Javelin Championship

Entwistle Captures New England Division III Javelin Championship

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. --  UMass Dartmouth junior All-American Jordan Entwistle (Northboro, Mass.) captured the javelin title on Friday evening at the 2019 New England Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships being hosted by Williams College this weekend.

Entwistle, who has been ranked second nationally in the event throughout the spring, posted a mark of 62.48 meters/205 feet to top runner-up Gabe Madonna of MIT by nearly four feet in the event.  Jordan, who finished third at the New England Division III championships last year, began the season with a mark of 65.63 meters/215 feet, 4 inches at the Corsair Classic on March 30th, which has stood as second best in the country over the last five weeks.

Both UMass Dartmouth men’s & women’s outdoor squads will continue competition at the New England Division III Championships Saturday morning beginning at 10:00 am.