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Women's track and field participates in qualifying meets

Women's track and field participates in qualifying meets

Results – North Central
Results – Augustana

The women’s track and field team concluded their attempts for qualification in the NCAA Division III national championships in meets at North Central and Augustana.

The team produced five finishes that ranked in the top nine in their event.

Greenville was led by Sydney Porter in the long jump as she finished fifth with a distance of 4.59 meters (15 feet, 0.75 inches).  Porter also completed the 100 meter hurdles in 18.38 seconds as she was eighth.

Michaela Harris was seventh in the long jump with a mark of 4.55 meters (14-11.25).

Harris was also seventh in the triple jump as she leapt 10.44 meters (34-3).

Molly Works competed in the 3000 meter steeplechase and produced a time of 11:53 for the ninth place position.

Though she didn’t compete in either meet, Greenville’s Chelsea Gilles seems firmly qualified for the NCAA national meet next weekend.

This story was published on May 19, 2016




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