Tim Nickas 10th in Decathlon After Day One at IC4A Championships

Tim Nickas 10th in Decathlon After Day One at IC4A Championships

Princeton, N.J. (May 10, 2013)--Tim Nickas is in 10th place after the first day of competition at the IC4A Championships.

Nickas tallied 3,351 points on the opening day of the decathlon.  He opened by grabbing 740 points with a time of 11.56 seconds in the 100m dash.  He added 697 points with a mark of 6.50m in the long jump and 601 points with a mark of 11.91m in the shot put.  He tallied 560 points with a high jump of 1.72m while he closed the day with 753 points with his time of 51.36 seconds in the 400m dash.

Tommy Gruschow also competed for the Mount on Friday at the IC4A Championships, placing 27th in the 5,000m run.

The IC4A/ECAC Championships continue on Saturday and Sunday.