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Graduating Class1967
High SchoolEssex Catholic, Newark, NJ
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1966 (jr)(ind)- 4:16.9 mile, #2 US, Eastern States champion

1966(jr)(out)- 4:13.2 Mile, State(1)

1967(sr)(ind)- 4:13.5 Mile, #3 US; 9:06.2 2M =#3 US

1967(sr)(out)- 1:53.5y 880 Essex County champ; 3:59.8 Mile(HSL) Senior AAU (7th) [3rd HSer sub-4:00], 4:00.1 San Diego, 4:01.1 ComptonInv(3rd), 4:08.0 Golden West (1st), 9:04.7 2M

Anchored two national HSR relay teams
--4:15.5 anchor on 1966 4xmile 17:12.2 national HSR, breaking previous record by 30 seconds, lasted as the HSR for 9 years;
--4:04.4 on 10:05.6 DMR 1967 Penn Relays Championship, stood as the HSR for 11 years, USL by 11 seconds for the '67 season, at the time fastest mile split ever run at Penn
--1:50.1y anchor on 1967 losing 4x8 team at Penn Relays 7:49.4, at the time the fastest 880 split ever at Penn Relays
--4:18 anchor on losing 10:12.4 DMR at 1966 Penn Relays, losing to Boys/Brooklyn, #2 time for the season
--1:55.5 anchor on 7:53.7 1966 indoor 4x8, US leader for '66 indoor season
--3rd leg on 1965 7:53.7 runnerup 4x8 team at Penn Relays
(updated by Jack Pfeifer)
Entry DateNovember 18, 2017