1941

Heps Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Championships
Palmer Stadium (Princeton, N.J.) — May 17, 1941

Team Scores
1. Penn, 58
2. Princeton, 42 1/2
3. Harvard, 39
4. Yale, 33
5. Cornell, 29
6. Dartmouth, 25 1/2
7. Columbia, 13

Recordbreaker
• Donald Blount of Dartmouth in the high jump (6-3 1/2), matching the mark set by Blount and Cornell’s Lester Murdock in 1940.

Multiple Champions
• Donald Donahue, Harvard (120 hurdles, 220 hurdles)
• Donald Blount, Dartmouth (high jump, long jump)
• Ed Beetem, Penn (shot, discus)

Individual Running Finals
100-yard dash — 1. Bob Jackson (Princeton), 10.0; 2. George Kroupa (Penn); 3. Robert Owen (Yale); 4. Douglas Pirnie (Harvard); 5. Raymond Bradley (Penn).

880-yard run — 1. Richard Belyea (Penn), 1:54.3; 2. Arthur Smith (Cornell); 3. James Ord (Yale); 4. Ken Ziegler (Cornell); 4. Don Seible (Princeton).

Mile run — 1. John Drebinger (Penn), 4:27.8; 2. Malcolm Main (Yale); 3. Robert Houghton (Harvard); 4. Emon Rinehart (Princeton); 5. Bill Uptegrove (Dartmouth).

Two-mile run — 1. John Ayer (Cornell), 9:41.1; 2. Sid Bull (Dartmouth); 3. Nathaniel White (Cornell); 4. Maurice Rehm (Princeton); 5. Mather Pfeiffenberger (Yale).

120-yard hurdles — 1. Donald Donahue (Harvard), 15.0; 2. Don Mackinnon (Harvard); 3. Richardson Adams (Penn); 4. Francis McCaffrey (Columbia); 5. Thatcher Longstreth (Princeton).

220-yard hurdles — 1. Donald Donahue (Harvard), 24.6; 2. Paul Douglas (Princeton); 3. Francis McCaffrey (Columbia); 4. Roger Schaefer (Harvard); 5. George Greene (Yale).

Individual Field Finals
High jump — 1. Donald Blount (Dartmouth), 6-3 1/2; 2. Laurence Andrew (Dartmouth), 6-2; 3. Sam Moore (Penn), 6-0; 4. John Bunker (Harvard) & Robert Boies (Yale), 5-10.

Pole vault — 1. Warren Broemel (Columbia), 13-6; 2. Mitchell Ford (Harvard), John Welsh (Penn), Jim Corbett (Princeton) & Ed Macomber (Yale), 13-3.

Long jump — 1. Donald Blount (Dartmouth), 24-6 5/8; 2. James Corbett (Princeton), 23-7 7/8; 3. Andrew Hunter (Dartmouth) & Charles Robertson (Penn), 22-5 5/8; 5. David Ives (Harvard), 22-7.

Shot put — 1. Ed Beetem (Penn), 49-10 1/2; 2. Frederick West (Cornell), 47-10; 3. Dick Pfister (Harvard), 45-11 1/8; 4. Paul Wexler (Penn), 45-8 1/2; 5. John Shattuck (Harvard), 45-3 3/8.

Discus throw — 1. Ed Beetem (Penn), 153-4 3/8; 2. Ernest Parshafi (Yale), 143-1 1/2; 3. Ed Allen (Penn), 142-6 1/2; 4. Dave Wolcott (Princeton), 141-6; 5. Charles James (Columbia), 140-5.

Hammer throw — 1. Vincent Carpenter (Yale), 166-3 3/4; 2. Dave Davis (Princeton), 164-0 1/2; 3. Thomas White (Harvard), 157-11 1/8; 4. Sandy Dillon (Princeton), 157-10 3/4; 5. Robert Chase (Harvard), 148-4.

Javelin throw — 1. Ed Allen (Penn), 189-6 1/2; 2. John Borhman (Cornell), 179-3 1/2; 3. Thacher Longstreth (Princeton), 175-11 1/8; 4. Philip Freeman (Yale), 174-6 1/2; 5. John Freeman (Princeton), 171-4 1/2.

Relays Finals
4×110-yard relay — 1. Penn (Wexler, Gifford, Bradley, Kroupa), 42.2; 2. Princeton; 3. Harvard; 4. Yale; 5. Columbia.

Mile relay — 1. Cornell (Walker, Smith, Zeigler, Randall), 3:20.5; 2. Princeton; 3. Yale; 4. Dartmouth; 5. Penn.

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