Women's Track & Field

Track and Field back in action this weekend at Wofford Terrier Relays

Track and Field back in action this weekend at Wofford Terrier Relays

Photos courtesy of Brett Page

MEET SCHEDULE

BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College men's and women's track and field teams continue their outdoor seasons on Friday and Saturday (Mar. 29-30) at the Wofford Terrier Relays hosted by Wofford University in Spartanburg, S.C.

Event Preview - The event begins on Friday (Mar. 29) with the men's and women's hammer throw and the men's and women's shot put at 2 p.m. Saturday (Mar. 30) begins with the men's 5,000-meter run at 10 a.m.

Last Time Out - The Bobcats competed at the Winthrop Invitational against a field full of Division I competition.

Men on Day One - Dylan Williams ran the 100-meter dash in 11.84 seconds, while Logan Welton finished in 12.12 seconds. Williams would go on to finish the 400-meter dash in 54.54 seconds. Nolan Capps also finished 35th in the 5,000-meter run in 16:23.15, while Brett Page ran the event in 18:39.19. Cooper Abernathy logged a 22nd-place finish in the hammer throw with a mark of 40.70 meters, while Blake Radder also threw a distance of 27.35 meters. Keith Holmes Jr. made his track and field debut with a mark of 5.88 meters in the long jump, while Welton also landed a jump of 5.20 meters. Abernathy led the way in the shot put with a throw of 11.61 meters, while Radder (10.46 meters) and Alex Heck (10.32 meters) also competed in the event. Andrew Garrett Ybarra finished eighth in the 800-meter run in 2:03.31. Tristin Bertie took 11th in the 1,500-meter run in 4:10.53, while Anton Ledell finished 18th in 4:19.31. Joshua Hall also finished 15th in the 800-meter run in 1:59.40. Abernathy led the way in the discus throw with a 24th-place finish (38.67 meters), while Heck also notched a mark of 30.60 meters.

Women - Megan Guess led the way for the ladies in the 100-meter dash with a time of 14.18 seconds, while Brea Forbes finished right behind her in 14.33 seconds. Madison Cantrell also ran in the event, posting a time of 14.76 seconds. Brittney Augustin was the lone Bobcat to compete in the 400-meter dash, finishing in 1:02.34. Forbes was the lone Bobcat to compete in the 200-meter dash, finishing in 31.48 seconds. Bayle Wood led the way in the hammer throw with a mark of 36.75 meters, while Mya Roberts (33.96 meters) and Bridget Hambrook (28.06 meters) also competed in the event. Millie McCoy posted a team-best 4.62 meter mark in the long jump, while Mikali Smith (4.32 meters) also competed in the event. Sariah Dempaire-Salomon posted a team-best 11.15 meter mark in the shot put for a 25th-place finish, while Roberts placed 36th with a throw of 10.02 meters and Wood notched a throw of 9.64 meters. Cantrell and Natalie Donahue finished tied for 24th in the pole vault with a height of 2.85 meters. Brianne Heard led the way in the 1,500-meter run with a 27th-place finish in 5:29.14, while Sarah Bowman (5:45.14) and Jordyn Halvorsen (5:45.17) finished back-to-back. Katherine Sandoval (6:06.87) and Maegan Prettyman (6:06.90) also finished back-to-back in the event. Delaney Colangelo (3:05.48) and Kaela Kelly (3:07.51) finished 33rd and 34th respectively in the 800-meter run.  Wood posted a mark of 35.39 meters in the javelin throw for 13th place.

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