Dynan Places 8th in 1500 Meters at Princeton

Dynan Places 8th in 1500 Meters at Princeton

PRINCETON, N.J.—Babson College senior Matthew Dynan (Reading, Mass.) placed eighth out of 32 competitors in the 1500-meter run at Princeton University's Sam Howell Invitational on Saturday afternoon.

Dynan posted a time of 3:58.95, his second fastest of the season, and won his heat by more than a second. His finish was the best among five Division III runners, and he was the only competitor in his heat to make the top 10.

Princeton's Jeremy Spiezio won the event with a time of 3:53.22, while Mitchell Poynter was one of three Penn runners to finish in the top six with a time of 3:53.88.

Babson travels to Connecticut College for the Silfen Invitational next Friday and Saturday.