Three school records set this weekend at Winthrop

Three school records set this weekend at Winthrop
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Three school records set this weekend at Winthrop

Rock Hill, S.C. – A pair of school records and several personal bests were set this weekend by NGU track & field at the Winthrop Adidas University Invitational.

The Basics

  • Location: Winthrop University
  • Meet: Winthrop Adidas University Invitational

How it Happened

  • Millie Klefsaas set a pair of school records in the 100-meter hurdles and in the pole vault. She broke the tape in 15.03 in her race while lifting herself 3.55-meters in the vault. Both were also personal bests for the freshman. Her pole vault height placed her fourth overall among athletes from Division-I schools.
  • Tevin Richardson was responsible for setting a third school record for the Crusaders in the men’s 200-meter. Richardson finished his race with a time of 21.23 earning a first-place finish over a pair of Division-I runners.
  • Jordan Walters and Brett Evans both set personal records in the 200-meter and 100-meter with times of 22.03 and 10.74.
  • Nigel Gay set a new personal best in the men’s 200-meter with a time of 23.03 while Raoul Hunt ran the 400-meter 55.28 for a new personal best.
  • Austin Nobles and Jonathan Keller also set personal bests in their races. Nobles ran a 16:37.16 in the 5K while Keller ran a 2:04.73 in the 3K. Zach Delaney finished with a personal best in the men’s pole vault with a height of 3.55.
  • Brittany Edwards placed in the 400-meter with a time of 1:00.69 for a personal record while Hope Whisman continued her solid early season with a yet another personal best in the 5K with a time of 19:18.71.

Next Time Out

  • The Crusaders travel to Gainesville, Florida for the Pepsi Florida Relays on March 28th.