Track and Field with Strong Performance on Senior Day
Feb 16, 2018
DUBUQUE, Iowa – Both University of Dubuque Track and Field teams had an impressive Friday night, as the women’s team took home the team title, while the men finished second out of nine teams.
The University of Dubuque hosted the Spartan Invitational at AY McDonald Indoor Track in the Chlapaty Rec Center, where Augustana, Clarke, Cornell, UD, Loras, Luther, Mt. Mercy, UW-Platteville and Simpson all participated.
The UD women’s team won with 120 points, while the men’s team came in second with 125, only eight and a half points behind winner UW-Platteville.
The Spartans will travel to Pella, Iowa next Friday and Saturday for the Indoor Iowa Conference Championships at Central College.
Top UD Finishers
Brittany Burks – 55m Hurdles – 2nd (8.44)
Heather Muntz – 600m – 1st 1:39.37
Rebecca Burmahl – Weight Throw – 2nd (16.39m)
Jenna Heimark – Triple Jump – 1st (11.08m)
Alyssa Skrove – Triple Jump – 2nd (10.47m)
Adahja Weathers – Shot Put 2nd (12.99m)
Blaze Murfin – Shot Put – 1st (15.64m)
Blaze Murfin – Weight Throw – 1st (18.18m)
John Gregory – Weight Throw – 2nd (16.43m)
Kyle Thomas- 55m Dash – 2nd (6.48s) .01 behind winner
Kelshawn Johnson – 55m Hurdles – 1st (7.69s)
Colfay Pointer – 400m dash – 1st (49.15s) – Facility Record (Previous was 49.28 in 2016)
Maurice Cushion-Lewis – Long Jump – 1st (7.00m)
Neal Valant – Triple Jump – 2nd (12.75m)