SELINSGROVE — This weekend, the Susquehanna University men’s indoor track & field team was split as the pole vaulters and multi athletes competed at the College of Brockport Multi on Feb. 7-8 while the rest of the team headed to the Alvernia University Plex Shootout on Saturday. The River Hawks posted 11 Top-10 finishes between the two meets.

Senior Chris Petraskie (Shamokin, Pa./Shamokin) highlighted the weekend with a school record in the heptathlon, breaking his own mark from a year ago. Petraskie tallied 4,472 points for third overall while also qualifying for the AARFTC Regional Championships. He bested his old record of 4,395 set at the 21st Annual Bison Open on Jan. 25-26, 2019, by 77 points. Petraskie recorded personal bests in the 60m dash (7.38) and shot put (9.40m).

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