McGuire Featured in Hometown Newspaper

Go Leopards! Seamas McGuire, the reigning Patriot League champion in javelin
Seamas McGuire, the reigning Patriot League champion in javelin

July 1, 2009

EASTON, Pa. - Lafayette junior Seamas McGuire ended a 30-year drought this past June when he became the first Lafayette male in 30 years to qualify for the NCAA Track and Field Championships. McGuire competed in javelin and placed 21st overall, ending what was a highly successful season for the Weston, Mass. native.

McGuire, a Geology and Anthropology and Sociology double major, was the Patriot League Champion in the event after throwing a season-best distance of 210'4". He then went on to place sixth at the IC4A Championships in May.

His hometown newspaper, the Weston Town Crier, recently featured McGuire, the path he took to Lafayette and his recent successes as a Leopard. To check out the article click here.



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