Men's Track & Field

Track & Field wraps up its first competition of the indoor season Saturday

Track & Field wraps up its first competition of the indoor season Saturday

Photo Courtesy of Dakota Hamilton

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College track & field programs competed in their first meet of the 2017-18 indoor season Saturday afternoon. Overall, the Bobcats had four top 15 finishes on the day.

The top finish for the Bobcats Saturday came in the women's long jump. Kaitlyn Gearing logged a mark of 4.60m to finish ninth. The top finish from the men's team came from Nolan Capps. Capps ran the 3000m in 9:08.45.

A complete list of the top finishers for LMC can be found below.

The Bobcats will be back in action on Jan. 12-13 when they compete in the ETSU Invitational in Johnson City, Tenn.

Men's 4x400m Relay Team – 13th – 3:34.71

Luke Rochester – 14th – Pole Vault – 4.15m

Tristin Bertie – 16th – One Mile Run – 4:39.65

Jordyn Halvorsen – 18th – 3000m Run – 12:08.84

Rebeckah Goras – 19th – Triple Jump – 9.76m

Women's 4x400m Relay Team –19th -  4:35.57

Cooper Abernathy – 23rd – Weight Throw – 9.80m

Bayle Wood – 23rd – Weight Throw – 10.46m

Kaela Kelly – 24th – One Mile Run – 7:22.99

Mya Roberts – 28th – Shot Put – 9.85m

Jalen Martin – 32nd – 60m Run – 7.09

Millie McCoy – 57th – 60m Run – 8.49

Lees-McRae will return to action next Saturday when it visits Limestone for a Conference Carolinas clash. Tip-off between the Bobcats and Saints is set for 2 p.m. from Gaffney, S.C.

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