SALEM, Va. – The Bridgewater College men's track and field team began its 2016-17 indoor season at the Bast-Cregger Invitational hosted by Roanoke on Saturday.
Bridgewater's distance runners had a solid outing after four athletes finished among the top 10 in the 5,000 meter. Jamie Hiegel (15:13.53) placed second, Max Weidman (15:42.49) and Trey Gibson (15:49.67) finished 5-6 and Connor Maguder (15:57.33) earned ninth overall.
Breedlove paced the Eagles for fifth on a time of 37.24 seconds in the 300 meter, and Sam Smith took 10th in 38.55 seconds. Rashan Davis clocked a time of 7.26 seconds to crack the top 10 in the 60 meter dash.
Bridgewater had its best jumping effort in the long jump with Christian taking fourth place on a leap of 6.67 meters. Davis was sixth in the high jump after clearing 1.80 meters.
A team of Mat May, Breedlove, Smith and Mays ran the 4x200 meter relay in 1:39.78.
The Eagles will return to action in 2017 at the CNU Tri-Meet hosted by Christopher Newport in Newport News, Va., on Jan. 13.