BALTIMORE, Md. – The Catholic University men's track and field team finished fourth overall with 65 points at the 2019 Landmark Conference Championships.
Sophomore CeeJa Beckett was named the Landmark Conference Rookie of the Year after strong performances across the two-day competition. In addition to his record-breaking gold medal finish yesterday, the Fredericksburg, Va. native also finished fourth in the men's high jump with a mark of 1.68m.
The mid-distance runners added some points for the Cards overall score as well. Junior Joseph LaPointe placed fourth in the 800m run (1:55.65). His classmate Cosmo Pirozzi finished just behind in sixth place with a time of 1:57.37.
Junior Cornelius Deep led the distance runners with an eighth-place finish in the 10k. The rookie ran it in 34:20.34.
Catholic wrapped up the day with a first-place finish in the 4x400m relay. The team of Maxwell, Binck, LaPointe, and Pirozzi ran a 3:26.03 to capture the gold medal.