GSAC Track & Field Championships (Men's)
April 29, 2016
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- On Friday, The Master's College men's track & field program finished its time at the 2016 GSAC Championships on the campus of Westmont College in Santa Barbara.
All-GSAC honors are awarded to athletes who place 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.
Men's GSAC Track & Field Championship Tracker:
- Michael Sciarra placed first overall in the men's 3,000m steeplechase final by finishing the event in 9 minutes and 40.82 seconds, earning All-GSAC honors.
- Josh Sherfey placed first overall in the men's 10,000m final by finishing the event in 32:29.68, earning All-GSAC honors along the way.
- Skyler Mikesell placed second overall in the men's 1,500m with a time of 3:55.44, earning All-GSAC honors.
- In the 400m, Andrew Sanchez placed first by finishing the race in 48.55, earning All-GSAC honors.
- Sanchez earned All-GSAC honors after he placed second overall in the 200m with a time of 22.18.
- In the 5,000m final, Josh Sherfey placed first overall with a final time of 15:07. Close behind was Andrew Orona who placed second in the 5k with a time of 15:15. Both Sherfey and Orona earned All-GSAC honors based on their performances.
Collectively, The Master's College men's track & field team tallied seven all-conference titles and placed sixth out of seven competing teams with 77 points.
NAIA Track & Field Championship Qualifying Tracker:
The following Mustangs have qualified to compete at the NAIA's championship meet in May: Andrew Orona (5,000-meter, Marathon), Ryan Freeman (marathon), Joshua Sherfey (marathon), Michael Sciarra (3,000, steeplechase), Skyler Mikesell (1,500), Tim Gutierrez (marathon).