|Date:||May 11, 2017 - May 13, 2017|
|Time:||1:00 pm||Results:||5 of 9||Location:||Buena Vista University - Storm Lake, Iowa|
The 2017 Iowa Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships are complete and Luther finished in fifth place with 54 points. Buena Vista University is hosting the three-day championships at J. Leslie Rollins and Peterson Field, Storm Lake, Iowa.
Day Two Recap: Headlining today's performances was the all-conference performance by Hannah Wright. To earn all-conference an individual or relay must finish in the top-three of their respective event. Wright placed third in the 10,000 meter run posting a time of (39:25.50). This is the second time of her career she has earned all-conference in this event. She also placed third in 2015.
Also earning points for the Norse in this event was Anna Ryden who placed fourth (39:47.82) and Erin Ellefsen who was sixth (40:28.85).
Stephanie Murray advanced to Saturday's final in the 800 meters. Murray posted a time of 2:21.82 that was eighth best from the field of 24 competitors. The top-nine prelim times advanced.
Holtz also posted a top-10 performance in the high jump during the Heptathlon competition. She won this portion of the competition clearing the bar at 5-3 that ranks tied for ninth all-time.
Final Day Recap: McKenzie Carney earned her first all-conference honor in the 1500 meters today. Carney placed second clocked at 4:44.90. Carney also recorded team points in the 5,000 meter placing fourth with a time of 18:19.74.
Stephanie Murray, who qualified for the 800 meter finals, placed seventh with a time of 2:22.78.
Also scoring team points today was Emily Miller in the pole vault. Miller was seventh clearing the bar at 8-11. The 4 x 100 of Katie Perez, Kacy Rodamaker, Shannon Baker and Randi-Kate Canoy finished eighth (51.62). The 4 x 400 of Delaney Schurer, Taylor Schuring, Baker and Marta Springer placed fourth (4:00.15). The 4 x 800 of Mallory Carr, Carney, Kayla Ingvalson and Murray placed fourth (9:40.72).
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