Seven UD Winners at Dr. Tucker Loras College Open

May 6, 2017


DUBUQUE, Iowa - In the final tuneup for the Iowa Conference Championships, both track teams headed across town to Loras College on a beautiful Friday night to compete in the Dr. Tucker Loras College Open. The Spartnas brought home four women's titles and three men's titles. Teams who competed were: University of Dubuque, Beloit College, Cornell College, Culver-Stockton College, Edgewood College, Lewis University, Loras College, and Rockford University

UD Winners and Other Notable Performances

Women's Shot Put
1st - Tanasha Atwater 13.56 (44-6.00)
2nd- Lauren Egnarski 12.25m (40-02.25)
3rd- Kayla Schlichting 11.66 (38-03.25)

Women's Discus Throw
1st- Danielle Wegter 42.73m/140'-02"
2nd- Shelby Lane 40.18/131'-10"

Women's Hammer Throw
1st- Tanasha Atwater 55.45m/181'-11" School Record
2nd- Shelby Lane 45.22m/148'-04"

Women's Javelin Throw
1st- Kelsey Betthauser 30.m/98'-.425"

Women's 3000m Steeplechase
2nd - Megan Ely 12:41.84

Men's High Jump
2nd- Kortez Pickett 1.90m/6'-02.75"

Men's Discus
1st- Alex Link 49.47m/162'-04"
2nd - Blaze Murfin 48:09m

Men's Hammer Throw
1st- Blaze Murfin 57.50m/188'-08" School Record
2nd- Alex Link 50.51m/165'-08"

Men's 1500
2nd- Alec Bass 3:57.26

Men's 4x100m Relay
2nd - (Kind, Gray, Ellis, Pointer) :41.88