Women's Track and Field - Central Invitational
|Date:||March 31, 2012|
|Results:||10 of 14|
Luther opened its outdoor track and field schedule at the Central Invitational. The Norse finished 10th from the field of 14 schools posting a point total of 27 points.
Addy Rickels and Amanda Dunn posted Luther top-10 performances in the javelin and hammer throw respectively. Rickels finished ninth in the javelin with a mark of 113-5 that ranks ninth on Luther's all-time list. Dunn placed 14th in the hammer throw with a distance of 124-3 that ranks fourth on Luther's all-time list.
Rickels also place third in the high jump clearing the bar at 5-0 1/4. Dunn placed seventh in the discus with a throw of 119-5.
Lisa Richter scored points for the Norse placing third in the triple jump (33-6 1/2) and seventh in the long jump (15-4). Leah Broderick placed sixth in the high jump (4-10 1/4) and Sam McAllister was eighth in the 800 clocked at 2:24.32. The 4 x 400 relay of Kelsey Strand, Sarah Matthiesen, Jordyn Dudek and McAllister also scored points posting a time of 4:10.21.
The Norse return to action on Wednesday, April 4 when they will travel to Loras College for the Midweek Invite that begins at 4:00 p.m.
Clear Creek Amana
Lino Lakes, Minn.
Sponsor: Track and Field (women)
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586