Sports Wrap 2.12.13

Sophomore Jordan Birden.
February 12, 2013

Sophomore Jordan Birden of Baltimore won the high jump Feb. 8 to lead McDaniel at the Hagerstown Invitational in men's indoor track and field action. The Green Terror recorded a total of seven top-three finishes at the non-scoring meet.

In addition to Birden's 1.80-meter victory, the distance medley relay of sophomore Peter Merkel of Ellicott City, Md., senior Gary Smith of Pasadena, Md., freshman Colin LaPenta of Morristown, N.J., and freshman Chris Jones of Centreville, Va., added a second victory, taking the race in a time of 11:12.81.