Track & Field Builds On Strong Performances At Musco Twilight

first_imgMen’s Team Standings 1. Iowa, 249.50    2. Northern Iowa, 173                      3. Drake, 78.50    4. Iowa State, 71                      5. Loyola (Ill.), 59       6. Western Illinois, 44                      7. Creighton, 6 Complete Results (PDF) 800 Meters – Seeded10. Meghan Kearney, 2:16.5713. Kayla Giuliano, 2:23.59 High Jump5. Forest Moses, 6-4.75 For the women, Mary Young (Urbandale, Iowa) recorded a season-best time of 13.48 to win the women’s 100-meter hurdles while Victoria Coombe (Centennial, Colo.) was fourth with a personal best of 14.19. Later in the afternoon, Coombe returned to the oval and clocked a personal best of 1:01.25 in the 400-meter hurdles to finish third.  Her time was the seventh-fastest in school history in the event. Pole Vault3. Erik Olson, 14-11.5 The Bulldogs continue competition next week on their home track as they host the 108th Drake Relays presented by Hy-Vee, April 26-29 at Drake Stadium. Musco TwilightApril 22 – Iowa City, Iowa 800 Meters – Seeded15. George Webb, 1:55.52 IOWA CITY, Iowa – The Drake University track and field teams won three events against their in-state rivals and others at the Musco Twilight hosted by the University of Iowa, Saturday, April 22. The Bulldogs recorded 10 personal bests and 15 season bests as they build up to next week’s Drake Relays presented by Hy-Vee. 400-Meter Hurdles – Open8. Tyler Zak, 57.10 4×400-Meter Relay8. Lombardi, Priebe, Metivier, Van Leersum, 3:19.46 The hurdlers again helped lead the team with Hudson Priebe (Chamberlain, S.D.) recording a big personal best of 51.67 to win the men’s 400-meter hurdles. His time was the sixth-fastest in school history and top mark in the Missouri Valley Conference this season. Following him with a season-best performance was teammate and defending MVC champion in the event, Bas Van Leersum (Zaandam, The Netherlands) in third with a time of 52.58. 4×400-Meter Relay6. Kearney, Giuliano, Nicholson, Nielsen, 4:08.66 4×100-Meter Relay3. Witherspoon, Shelton, Chier, Graves, 40.51 100-Meter Hurdles10. Dom Lombardi, 15.1611. Hudson Priebe, 15.33 400-Meter Hurdles – Seeded1. Hudson Priebe, 51.673. Bas Van Leersum, 52.587. Dom Lombardi, 53.94 Pole Vault2. Christina LeMunyon, 11-11.75 Drake Individual Women’s Results100 Meters9. Mariah Crawford, 12.23 Women’s Team Standings 1. Iowa, 206       2. Northern Iowa, 151                       3. Iowa State, 96       4. Drake, 84                      5. Creighton, 45       6. Loyola (Ill.), 44                      7. Western Illinois, 35 Drake Individual Men’s Results100 Meters – Seeded9. Caulin Graves, 10.6310. Demetrius Shelton, 10.66 100-Meter Hurdles – Seeded1. Mary Young, 13.484. Victoria Coombe, 14.19center_img 800 Meters – Open3. Cory Erickson, 1:57.037. Alec Bognar, 2:01.078. Michael Cooper, 2:02.5314. John Freeman, 2:08.31 High Jump12. Tamar Mosby, 5-113. Taylor Patton, 5-1 100 Meters – Open8. Maxwell Harlan, 11.3211. Nihad Ejubovic, 11.40 Story Links 1,500 Meters – Seeded15. Bailee Cofer, 4:42.79 1,500 Meters – Open2. Mykaela Cole, 4:54.16 – PR3. Olivia Rogers, 4:55.407. Morgan Garcia, 5:00.95 1,500 Meters – Seeded3. Josh Yeager, 3:54.955. Xavier Lechleitner, 3:58.696. Matt Cozine, 4:00.48 800 Meters – Open1. Samantha Nielsen, 2:20.293. Kaylen Rettig, 2:21.444. Paige Nicholson, 2:26.42 400-Meter Hurdles – Seeded3. Victoria Coombe, 1:01.255. Mary Young, 1:02.36 400 Meters1. Ebele Okoye, 55.892. Rai Ahmed-Green, 56.00 400 Meters – Open8. Blair Barrow, 50.69 100-Meter Hurdles – Open2. Bryce Lang, 16.24 400-Meter Hurdles – Open4. Bryce Lang, 1:08.21 Hammer Throw12. Michael Dolan, 162-10 4×100-Meter Relay2. Crawford, Ahmed-Green, Young, Okoye, 46.38 SB 3,000-Meter Steeplechase4. Chris Kaminski, 9:37.896. Kyle Cass, 9:56.59 Discus18. Michael Dolan, 107-4 The field events were also successful for the women’s team with Christina LeMunyon (Overland Park, Kan.) clearing a personal best bar of 11-11.75 in the pole vault. Her clearance was the second best in school history and ranks seventh in the MVC. Taryn Rolle (Nassau, The Bahamas) let loose with a season-best jump of 40-1.5 in the triple jump to take second with a performance that ranks second in the MVC this season. Triple Jump2. Taryn Rolle, 40-1.5  Print Friendly Versionlast_img read more