Gibson Breaks McDaniel 1,000 Mark

Gibson Breaks McDaniel 1,000 Mark

Gavin Gibson, McDaniel

ITHACA, N.Y. – Gavin Gibson (Newark, Del./Sanford) finished third with a program record in the 1000 to lead McDaniel at the 2017 ECAC men's indoor track and field championship hosted by Ithaca on Friday and Saturday.


  • The Green Terror finished tied for 31st with six points. Rowan won the team title among the 42 teams that scored points with 115 points.

Precious Medals: The following athletes earned a medal at the championship:

  • Gavin Gibson earned bronze in the 1000 with his time of 2:33.58.

Making a Point: The following athletes earned points at the meet:

Record Setter: The following athletes established a new program record at the meet:

  • Gavin Gibson set a new program record in the 1000 with a time of 2:33.58.

Top of His Game: The following athletes turned in a personal-best performance at the meet:

Top 10 Worthy: The following athletes achieved a mark that ranks in the program's all-time top 10:

  • Gavin Gibson now ranks first in the 1000 with a time of 2:33.58.
  • The 4x800-meter relay now ranks fifth all-time with its time of 8:08.86.

The Best of the Rest: The following also competed at the event: