The Hastings College track and field teams competed in three different meets over the weekend and brought home some more high marks as the indoor season get closer to nationals.
Sara Olson won the weight throw! Nicole Ramaekers (JR/Norfolk, NE) 3rd, Kelbie Lyon (SO/Doniphan, NE) 4th, Teeka Thompson (SR/Columbia Heights, MN) 6th, Mary Ware (SO/LeRoy, MI) 9th, And Eboni Nash (SO/Eads, CO) was 11th. Sara Olsen (JR/Blair, NE) (17.11m), Nicole Ramaekers (16.51m), and Kelbie Lyon (16.25m) finish 1-3-4. All throw "A" std. marks. Thompson finished 6th (15.60m) and Keely Parish (SO/Longmont, CO) finished 7th (15.50m)
Shant Cunningham and Caitlyn Cotton (FR/Omaha, NE) placed first and second in the women's 60m dash!. In the finals of the women's 60m dash, Cunningham (8.01) finished 1st, Caitlyn Cotton (8.09) is 2nd, and Rae Markle (FR/Hastings, NE) (8.34) is 7th.
In the women's long jump Cunningham won with an "A" std. jump of 5.51m. Rae Markle was 3rd with a leap of 5.13m.
In the women's triple jump Cunningham won with a leap of 10.96m. Markle was 6th with a jump of 9.96m.
In the women's shot put Eboni Nash was 2nd (14.10m) and Kelbie Lyon was 3rd (13.90m) both "A" std. throws. Teeka Thomas was 5th (13.03m) Keely Parish was 6th (12.95m) Both "B" std. throws. Sara Olsen was 7th (12.79m)
In the men's weight throw Alex Wellington (19.01m) and Grant Wickham (18.43m) finish 1-2 respectively. Both throw "A" std. national marks.
In the women's 800 Camilla Lee (FR/Mead, CO) wins with a time of 2:28.87, Nicole Mundy (SO/Centennial, CO) finished 3rd 2:40.33, and Janice Garcia (SO/Cozad, NE) was 6th.
Heidi Hennings (SO/Sprague, WA) finished 1st in the women's 3000m run with a time of 10:46.96. Janelle Bethea (JR/Peoria, AZ) was 3rd in 11:19.58.
Ali Johnson (SR/Grand Island, NE) finished 2nd in the women's 400m dash with a time of 1:01.78.
In the women's pole vault Anna Megenhardt (SR/Berthoud, CO) finished 3rd with an "A" std. vault of 3.55m. Heidi Hennings was 8th at 2.95m. Abby Collingham who competed unattached finished tied for 6th in the women's pole vault with a height of 3.40m.
In the finals of the men's 60m dash Antonio Duncan finished 4th in 7.07 and Ty Johnson was 7th 7.17.
In the women's High Jump Savanna Rosenbaum (SO/Sidney, NE) finished 2nd with a "B" standard national qualifying jump of 1.64m (5' 4.5")
In the men's 600yd dash Jake Ridpath finished 3rd in a time of 1:17.40
In the men's 800 Ethan Bergmann was 2nd 2:06.23 and Ryan Parthemer was 5th in 2:11.21
In the men's mile Lucas Keifer finished 2nd in a time of 4:31.95.
In the men's 4x400m relay the HC men finish 4th. Relay members included Jake Ridpath, Dakota Repass, Ethan Bergmann, and Ian McDougall.
In men's long jump Chris Genovez was 7th with a leap of 5.91m and Dakota Repass was 9th with a leap of 5.84m. In the men's long jump Genovez finished 8th with a leap of 5.91m.
In the men's shot put Blaine Marrow finished 5th with a throw of 14.26m
Antonio Duncan was 5th in the 60m dash!
Sam Crossett (FR/Cocolalla, ID) finished 8th in the women's mile with a time of 5:46.07.
At the Fred Beile Invite at Doane University - April Faimon (SR/Lawrence, NE) finished 3rd in the women's pentathlon with a score of 2957.
At the Frank Sevigne Inv. hosted by UNL Alex Wellington finished 12th in the weight throw (18.34m) Grant Wickham was 17th (17.23m)
At the Frank Sevigne Inv. hosted by UNL Sara Olsen finished 11th in the weight throw with a toss of 16.81m.
Savanna Rosenbaum was second in high jump clearing 5-04.5!