WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College track and field programs both finished seventh in the 2018 Conference Carolinas Indoor Track and Field Championships Sunday in Winston-Salem, N.C. Overall, LMC notched five top five finishes on the day.
The top two finishes for the Bobcats came from the men's team. The men's distance medley relay team finished second with a time of 10:49.07. Also finishing in second place was Luke Rochester who placed second in the pole vault with a mark of 4.27m. His mark Sunday was Rochester's personal best mark for his collegiate career.
On the women's team, Chloe Maddux had the best finish placing fourth in the pole vault (2.52m). On the track side of things, the Bobcats were led by the 4x400m relay which placed sixth in the event.
A complete list of LMC's other top finishes can be found below.
Kaitlyn Gearing – Women's Triple Jump – 5th – 10.79m
Kaitlyn Gearing – Women's High Jump – 5th – 1.52m
Kaitlyn Gearing – Women's Long Jump – 7th – 5.08m
Men's 4x400m Relay – 7th – 3:39.60
Jalen Martin – Men's Long Jump – 8th – 6.46m
Women's DMR – 8th – 14:56.47
Lane Graves – 10th - Men's 5000m Run – 16:16.60
Tristin Bertie – 10th – Men's One Mile Run – 4:43.69
Kaitlyn Gearing – 10th – Women's 400m Run – 1:01.57
Austin Thompson – 10th – Men's 3000m Run – 9:10.92
Jalen Martin – 11th – Men's 200m Run – 22.75
Jalen Martin – 12th - Men's 60m Run – 7.08
Joshua Hall – 12th – Men's 800m Run – 2:02.85
Cooper Abernathy – Men's Shot Put – 12th – 12.26m
Makayla Estep – Women's 60m hurdles – 13th – 10.26
Jordyn Halvorsen – Women's 3000m Run – 14th – 12:24.56
Millie McCoy – Women's 200m Run – 15th – 28.60
Mya Roberts – Women's Shot Put – 16th – 10.17m
Blake Radder – Men's Weight Throw – 16th – 11.18m
Jamie Colon – Women's One Mile Run – 16th – 6:36.40
Dalton Tallent – Men's 400m Run – 18th – 52.80
Bayle Wood – Women's Weight Throw – 18th – 11.74m
The Bobcats will return to action to open the outdoor season March 16-17 with the 49er Classic in Charlotte, N.C.