Highlights from the meet included a great showing by the Blue Devils in the men's 35lb weight throw. Junior Kyle Brown had a toss of 15.53m, senior Sawyer Bell threw 15.50m, and senior Hsin Chin threw 14.78m finishing in third, fourth, and fifth place respectively. Also finishing top ten in the men's weight throw was senior Kevin Geiser throwing 13.37m.
Other top finishers on the men's side included sophomore Mitch Paciga who finished in fourth place in the men's high jump clearing 1.78m. Junior Cody Martini finished in seventh place in the men's 3,000m run with a time of 9:24.63, and sophomore Jack Erhard finished in eighth place in the men's 1,000m run with a time of 2:45.18.
Highlights from the women's team included a 400m dash win and second place finish in the 200m dash from sophomore Brittany Feldman. She ran a 60.17 in the 400 and a 26.89 in the 200. Olivia Kurbs, Julia Schreier, and Kristen Sawyer tied for fourth place in the women's pole vault clearing 3.20m. In the women's shot put sophomore Rachel Williams, sophomore Anneliese Bienko, and senior Brianne Paganello finished in third, fifth and sixth place respectively throwing 11.45m, 11.03m, and 10.98m. Williams also finished in eighth place in the women's 20lb weight throw with a toss of 12.46m.
Other top finishers on the women's side included sophomore Sarah Couperus who finished fourth in the high jump (1.48m) and fifth in the triple jump (10.12m). Freshman Emily Macguire finished fifth in the 1,000m run (3:18.46), and freshman Hannah Kurbs finished fifth in the 1,000m run (3:18.46).
Next the Blue Devils travel to Houghton College to compete in the Highlander Invitational. Good luck!