Milers leads Track & Field women at Rocky Rococo Invite
Rocky Rocco Invite Results
WHITEWATER, Wis.- Concordia University Wisconsin head coach Russ DeLap's women's track and field squad scored 30 points to finish in a tie for eighth place among 11 competing schools at the Rocky Rococo Invitational on Saturday.
Highlights included the efforts of the women's distance medley team which finished finished third with a combined 13:44.91 effort.
Also impressive were junior Bethany Doerr (Chlton, Wis.) who finished third and freshman Samantha Nelson (Frederic, Wis.) who placed fifth. The tandem combined for eight points in the mile run.
Falcon sophomore Jessica Hennig (Springfield, Ill.) raced to a 1:03.24 in the 400m dash to earn five points via a fourth place individual finish. Teammate Emily Mauermann (freshman, Janesville, Wis.) also earned a point for CUW in that event with a 1:04.78 timing. Junior Becky Gifford (Madison, Wis.) earned two points for the Falcons with a seventh place finish in the triple jump via a 9.6m effort.
CUW's Alexandria Garcia (sophomore, West Allis, Wis.) was seventh in the 60m dash finals, earning two points. Kelsey Wagner was sxith in the 800m with a 2:40.8 time.