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    Men's Track and Field Competes At Lewis Invitational
     

     
    Junior sprinter Gabe Rivera placed third in the 55-meter dash with a time of 6.61.
     
    Junior sprinter Gabe Rivera placed third in the 55-meter dash with a time of 6.61.
     
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    Feb. 16, 2004

    Romeoville, Ill. - Junior sprinter Gabe Rivera and sophomore pole vaulter Jeff Simpson each took home third-place finishes to help pace the University of Illinois at Chicago men's track and field squad at the Lewis Invitational on Saturday afternoon.

    Rivera finished third in the 55-meter dash (6.61), while Simpson earned the bronze medal in the pole vault (12'1 ").

    The Flames also received fourth-place finishes from Pat Redden (43'9 ", weight throw), Nick Gazis (43'9 ") and Jim Sulzberger (15:43.03, 5,000-meter run).

    UIC will be back in action on Saturday afternoon, as they will head north to participate in the UW-Milwaukee quadrangular at 11:00 a.m.