Bobcats finish strong at Wake Forest Open

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College men's track and field team posted a trio of top-10 performances on Saturday en route to a strong showing on the second day of the Wake Forest Open.

Sophomore Devan Mackey (Hickory, N.C.) placed seventh in the shot put with a mark of 11.42 meters, as Corbin Picket t (Arden, N.C.) finished 12th with a toss of 10.28 meters. Evan Webb (Salisbury, N.C.) finished 10th in the pole vault with a mark of 4.30 meters.

The quartet of Nazaire Saintine (Douglassville, Ga.), Joshua Oliver (North Wilkesboro, N.C.), Brandon Williams (Raleigh, N.C.), and Christopher Dye (Gastonia, N.C.) teamed for a ninth-place performance in the 4x100-meter relay with a time of 42.87 seconds.

Lees-McRae returns to action on Saturday, March 24 when the Bobcats travel to High Point, N.C. to take part in High Point University's Performance Track Meet.

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