1970

Heps Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Championships
Dewitt-Cuyler Field (New Haven, Conn.) — May 9, 1970
NOTE: This Championship took place the same week as the shootings at Kent State University in Ohio. Please click here to learn how Heps was impacted by national events.

Team Scores
1. Harvard, 76
2. Penn, 65
3. Yale, 54
4. Cornell, 42
5. Dartmouth, 18
6. Brown & Princeton, 15
8. Columbia, 3
Navy & Army did not compete

Most Outstanding Performer
Unknown

Recordbreakers
• Bob Hoff of Princeton in the pole vault (15-4), breaking the mark of 15-0 1/2 set by Army’s Dick Plymale in 1962.

Multiple Champions
• Don Martin, Yale (100, 220)
• Kwaku Ohene-Frempong, Yale (high hurdles, triple jump)

Individual Running Finals
100-yard dash — 1. Don Martin (Yale), 10.0; 2. Marc Neufeld (Penn), 10.1; 3. John Herbert (Penn), 10.2; 4. Chris Alvord (Harvard), 10.3; 5. Steve Race (Penn), 10.4; 6. John Schneider (Harvard), 10.5.

220-yard dash — 1. Don Martin (Yale), 21.8; 2. Roy Supulski (Penn), 21.9; 3. Mel Currie (Yale), 22.0; 4. Chris Alvord (Harvard), 22.3; 5. Steve Race (Penn), 22.3; 6. Howard Wilson (Harvard), 22.3.

440-yard dash — 1. Lee Thompson (Brown), 48.3; 2. John Accardi (Penn), 49.2; 3. Tom Downer (Harvard), 49.4; 4. Mike Gall (Penn), 49.5; 5. Peter Ochs (Yale), 49.8; 6. Bob Inman (Yale), 50.3

880-yard run — 1. Keith Colburn (Harvard), 1:51.1; 2. Charles Ferrell (Cornell), 1:52.7; 3. Karl Thornton (Penn), 1:53.1; 4. Tom Baker (Cornell), 1:53.5.

Mile run — 1. Bob Enscoe (Harvard), 4:10.3; 2. Keith Colburn (Harvard), 4:13.3; 3. Julio Piazza (Penn), 4:15.2; 4. Don Alexander (Cornell), 4:16.6; 5. Dennis Cullen (Dartmouth), 4:21.5; 6. Mark Hamilton (Dartmouth), 4:24.4.

Two-mile run — 1. Tom Spengler (Harvard), 8:58.2; 2. Jon Anderson (Cornell), 9:00.3; 3. Phil Ritson (Cornell), 9:05.2; 4. Erik Roth (Harvard), 9:08.8; 5. Bob Enscoe (Harvard), 9:15.2; 6. Eric Potter (Dartmouth), 9:23.0.

120-yard hurdles — 1. Kwaku Ohene-Frempong (Yale), 14.3; 2. Ed Wheeler (Penn), 14.6; 3. Walter Johnson (Harvard), 14.8; 4. Rich MacDonald (Yale), 14.8; 5. John Griswold (Cornell), 15.0; 6. Steve Dartt (Princeton), 15.1.

440-yard hurdles — 1. Rich MacDonald (Yale), 52.6; 2. John Kinahan (Penn), 53.2; 3. Walter Johnson (Harvard), 53.2; 4. Ben Lounsbury (Harvard), 53.8; 5. Dan Desandes (Dartmouth), 57.2; 6. Steve Robertson (Brown), 58.2.

Individual Field Finals
High jump — 1. Gene Halton (Princeton), 6-8 1/4; 2. Jeff Fried (Penn), 6-7; 3. Jim Coleman (Harvard), 6-6; 4. Jim Reilly (Princeton), 6-6; 5. Ed Baskauskas (Harvard), 6-4; 6. Carl Tillapaugh (Cornell), 6-0.

Pole vault — 1. Bob Hohf (Princeton), 15-4; 2. Tom Blair (Penn), 15-4; 3. Tom Tatt (Yale), 15-0; 4. Steve Kulenkamp (Yale), 14-6; 5. Tom Herman (Penn), 14-0; 6. Dorien Corliss (Brown), Steve Johnson (Dartmouth) & Jeff Leonelli (Cornell), 13-6.

Long jump — 1. Walter Jones (Cornell), 23-3; 2. Noel Hare (Harvard), 23-1 3/4; 3. Bob Galliers (Harvard), 23-1 3/4; 4. Glen Fausset (Cornell), 23-0 1/2; 5. Frank Moore (Yale), 22-5; 6. Frank Anthony (Penn), 22-2 1/4.

Triple jump — 1. Kwaku Ohene-Frempong (Yale), 49-3 3/4; 2. Glen Fausset (Cornell), 48-11; 3. Bob Galliers (Harvard), 47-1; 4. Noel Hare (Harvard), 46-8 1/4; 5. Greg Ouellette (Brown), 45-4 3/4; 6. Paul Dykstra (Penn), 44-11 1/4.

Shot put — 1. Fred Craven (Penn), 53-6 1/2; 2. Ed Markowski (Penn), 52-3 3/4; 3. Doug Price (Brown), 53-1 3/4; 4. Cal Nordl (Yale), 51-9; 5. Ron Furcht (Columbia), 50-8 1/2; 6. George Remmer (Dartmouth), 50-6 1/4.

Discus throw — 1. Ken Dietz (Penn), 171-4; 2. Frank Howard (Dartmouth), 171-3; 3. Tony Blumenstetter (Cornell), 162-3; 4. Tom Neville (Yale), 161-4; 5. Dewitt Davies (Dartmouth), 160-0; 6. Ron Furcht (Columbia), 153-0.

Hammer throw — 1. Dewitt Davies (Dartmouth), 193-10; 2. Bill Dinneen (Dartmouth), 189-5; 3. Ed Nosal (Harvard), 187-4; 4. Ron Furcht (Columbia), 176-4; 5. Mike Wolak (Yale), 175-2; 6. Tom Schultz (Yale), 169-1.

Javelin throw — 1. John Pozhke (Cornell), 225-10; 2. Frank Champi (Harvard), 221-3; 3. Richard Szaro (Harvard, 219-3; 4. Owen Smith (Cornell), 208-6; 5. Don McCarthy (Princeton), 196-8; 6. Roy Keys (Yale), 192-6.

Relays Finals
4×100-yard relay — 1. Yale (Kwaku Ohene-Frempong, Earl Downing, Mel Currie, Don Martin), 41.7; 2. Harvard, 42.1; 3. Penn, 42.1; 4. Brown, 43.2; 5. Dartmouth, 43.3.

Mile relay — 1. Harvard (Ed Dugger 50.3, Keith Colburn 50.6, Walter Johnson 47.7, Tom Downer 48.8), 3:17.4; 2. Penn, 3:17.7; 3. Cornell, 3:21.3; 4. Brown, 3:21.4; 5. Yale, 3:21.5; 6. Columbia, 3:24.0.