Lawrence Sets Record in 60m, 13 Auto Marks Hit
Tiger track and field took part in the Concordia Classic on Friday and Saturday in Seward. Doane posted 21 qualifying marks in the meet, 13 automatic marks and nine provisional marks.
On the men's side, BJ Lawrence claimed the 60m dash crown with a school record run of 6.71 seconds. Teammate Ben McCaleb placed second with a NAIA automatic mark of 6.90 seconds. McCaleb hit a provisional mark in the 200m with a first place finish and time of 22.30.
Edwin Ronoh won the mile run with an automatic time of 4:17.99. Virgil Mitchell posted an automatic mark in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.09 in the prelims while posting a time of 8.14 in the finals.
Nate Teten won the pole vault with a mark of 4.60m (15-01.00). Brian Hubbert won the triple jump with a mark of 14.18m (46-06.25). Chase Trecek posted a provisional mark in the shot put with a throw of 15.48m (50-09.50). Zack Lindsley hit an automatic mark in the weight throw with a toss of 17.45m (57-03.00). Jacob Clouse posted a provisional mark with a toss of 16.93m (55-06.50).
In women's action, Blair Dixon posted an automatic mark in the 400m dash with a time of 58.91. Allison Hartnett notched a provisional mark in the 400m dash with a time of 59.56. Jillian Ourada posted an automatic mark in the 60m hurdles with a time of 9.17 in the prelims. Doane's 4x400m relay team also hit an automatic mark with a time of 3:59.18. The winning team members were Hartnett, Ourada, Dixon and Amanda Woodward.
In field events, Ale Cano hit a mark of 3.48m (11-05.00) and took second after attempts decided first place. Tess Moyer won the triple jump with a mark of 11.27m (36-11.75), an automatic qualifying mark. Shelby Meier and Lauren Baird posted provisional marks in the triple jump. Meier went 11.08m (36-04.25) and Baird jumped 11.01m (36-01.50).
Whitney Collins posted a pair of automatic marks. She had a season-best throw in the shot put with a mark of 13.10m (42-11.75). In the weight throw, she posted a mark of 16.01m (52-06.50). Kelsee Meissner hit an automatic mark in the weight throw with a toss of 15.23m (49-11.75) and a provisional mark of 12.71m (41-08.50) in the shot put. Sarah Hinman had a provisional mark in the shot put with a throw of 12.89m (42-03.50) and Haley Mondt notched a provisional throw of 15.18m (49-09.75) in the weight throw.