Shot Put Record - David Pless Breaks Ethan Waldman's All Time Bates Shot Put Record


David Pless, a sophomore at Bates College, established a new all time shot put record for Bates College with a throw of 55 feet 2.75 inches to capture first place in the New England Division III Track and Field Championships at Springfiield College. Ethan Waldman followed up David's winning toss with his own second best mark of 53 feet 9.25 inches to capture second place in the championships. Bates' Chris Murtagh captured sixth place with a toss of 47 feet 7.75 inches to lead the Bobcats to a 4th place finsh in the Championships.