Both Men and Women Finish 5th at MIAA Field Day

Photo Courtesy of Morgan Kulwicki
Photo Courtesy of Morgan Kulwicki

ADRIAN, MICH. -- The Adrian College men's and women's track and field team competed in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Field Day on Thursday and Friday, May 3-4. The men finished with 94 points for fifth place; the women tallied 77 points for fifth.

MIAA CHAMPIONS

Clauna Duclos used a personal best time to win the 400-meter run with a time of 59.63.

Britney Carnagie was crowned the conference champion in the javelin with a throw of 41.00m (134-06). She also finished fourth in the 100-meter hurdles with a personal best time of 15.56.

• The team of Brandi Kroll, Taylor Sinclair, Rayona Hart-Wilson, and Clauna Duclos won the conference title in the 4x400-meter relay with a time of 4:02.59, a season high.

Denzel Tinsley won one of three championships on the men's side with a 14.91 finish in the 110-meter hurdles. He also set a personal best in the javelin with a throw of 41.71m (136-10), good for eighth.

Donovan Ervin, Marcus Higginbottom, Jordan Davis, and Randy Fry won the 4x100 relay with a season-best time of 41.70.

Nicholas Jackson earned the MIAA title in the high jump after clearing the bar at 2.00m in a jump-off.

OTHER PERSONAL BEST

Taylor Sinclair achieved a personal best in the 100m (3rd, 12.70) and 200m (5th, 26.71).

Rayona Hart-Wilson broke the school record in the long jump with a leap of 5.57m (18-3.25) to finish second in the event. She also earned a personal best in the 100m dash with a time of 12.78 for fifth place.

• The 4x100 relay team of Rayona Hart-Wilson, Clauna Duclos, Brandi Kroll, and Taylor Sinclair set a season-high time of 49.67 for a second-place finish.

Chantel Edwards launched the shot put 10.83m (35-6.50) for a personal best measurement and a sixth-place finish.

• Cate Bennet registered personal bests in both the discus [33.19m (108-11), 8th) and the hammer throw [35.68m (117-01), 9th].

 • Dammian Booker set a personal best in the discus with a throw of 38.86m (127-6) which was good enough for fifth in the event.

UP NEXT

Adrian will travel to Naperville, Illinois to compete in the Dr. Keeler Invitational on Thursday and Friday, May 10-11.