1969

Heps Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Championships
Franklin Field (Philadelphia, Pa.) — May 10, 1969

Team Scores
1. Harvard, 67 1/3
2. Yale, 59
3. Army, 55 2/3
4. Penn, 33
5. Princeton, 22
6. Cornell, 19
7. Navy, 17
8. Dartmouth & Brown, 7
10. Columbia, 1

Most Outstanding Performer
Unknown

Recordbreakers
• Donald Martin of Yale in the 220y dash on the curve (:21.2), breaking the mark of 21.7 set by Navy’s Thomas Palkie in 1966.
• Frank Shorter of Yale in the two-mile run (8:50.7), breaking the mark of 8:53.3 set by Navy’s John Lawlor in 1967.
• Kwaku Ohene-Frempong of Yale in the 120y hurdles (:14.2), breaking the mark of :14.4 set by Yale’s Jay Luck in 1962 and Army’s Francis McCullough in 1967.
• Richard Szaro of Harvard in the javelin throw (238-5), breaking the mark of 234-1 set by Navy’s Wayne Morris in 1958.

Multiple Champion
• Donald Martin, Yale (100, 220)

Individual Running Finals
100-yard dash — 1. Donald Martin (Yale), 9.7; 2. Herman Stevenson (Princeton), 9.7; 3. Marc Neufeld (Penn), 9.8; 4. Kevin Badagan (Army), 9.9; 5. Earl Downing (Yale), 9.9.
220-yard dash — 1. Donald Martin (Yale), 21.2; 2. Herman Stevenson (Princeton), 21.3; 3. George Forsythe (Army), ??; 4. Kevin Badagan (Army), ??; 5. Walter Jones (Cornell), ??.
440-yard dash — 1. George Forsythe (Army), 47.7
880-yard run — 1. Stephen Bittner (Yale), 1:51.9; Keith Colburn (Harvard), 1:52.3; 3. ??? (Army), 1:52.8; 4. Paul ??? (Navy), ???; 5. R. Noberg? (Cornell), 1:54.2; 6. ??? (Brown), 1:???.
Mile run — 1. Royce Shaw (Harvard), 4:09.1; 2. Frank Shorter (Yale), 4:09.1
Two-mile run — 1. Frank Shorter (Yale), 8:50.7
120-yard hurdles — 1. Kwaku Ohene-Frempong (Yale), 14.2; 2. Ken Donovan (Yale)
440-yard hurdles — 1. Lawrence Kreider (Yale), 52.7

Individual Field Finals
High jump — 1. Bruce Olson (Army), 6-9
Pole vault — 1. Kevin James (Army), 14-6
Long jump — 1. Robert Galliers (Harvard), 24-0
Triple jump — 1. Glenn Faussett (Cornell), 48-0 1/4
Shot put — 1. Richard Benka (Harvard), 55-7
Discus throw — 1. Kenneth Dietz (Penn), 170-7
Hammer throw — 1. Ed Nosal (Harvard), 188-8
Javelin throw — 1. Richard Szaro (Harvard), 238-5

Relays Finals
4×110-yard relay — 1. Penn (Marc Neufeld, John Herbert, John Aldridge, Mike Pollack), 42.2
4×440-yard relay — 1. Navy, 3:15.8

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