Track & Field competes at Wisconsin Private College Invitational

Track & Field competes at Wisconsin Private College Invitational

KENOSHA, Wis. – Concordia University Wisconsin's men's and women's track and field teams each finished eighth at the Wisconsin Private College Invitational Saturday, hosted by Carthage College.

Freshman Larissa Schlitz (DeForest, Wis.) paced the women's team with a third place finish in the 800-meters (2:36.47), while junior Jessica Hennig (Springfield, Ill.) placed sixth in the 400-meters (1:03.11).

On the men's side, junior Sean Pawlak (Germantown, Wis.) finished second in the 400-meters (51.60) and fourth 200-meters (23.24) to begin the season. Freshman Tyler White (Milwaukee, Wis.) was one of several men's competitors with a sixth place spot in the long jump (6.50m).

The Falcons return to competition on Saturday when they travel to UW-Whitewater for the Karl Schlender Invitational.

Women's Track and Field top-10 finishes
Carly Beil, seventh 55-meters (7.95)
Jessica Hennig, sixth 400-meters (1:03.11)
Larissa Schlitz, third 800-meters (2:36.47)
Samantha Nelson, 10th 3,000-meters (13:00.33)
Emily Mauermann, seventh high jump (1.37m)
Kristin Sitte, tie ninth pole vault (2.45m)
Katelyn Hellpap, 10th triple jump (9.35m)
Karli Tatum, 10th shot put (10.70m)
Hunter Maki, 10th weight throw (12.05m)

Men's Track and Field top-10 finishes
Dylan Krivoshein, 10th 55-meters (6.86)
Sean Pawlak, fourth 200-meters (23.24)
Nick Simich, 10th 200-meters (23.97)
Sean Pawlak, second 400-meters (51.60)
Mike Prue, eighth 800-meters (2:06.52)
Martin Hinze, 10th mile (4:41.57)
Alex Rosenau, 10th 3,000-meters (9:39.01)
Josh Lehr, seventh pole vault (3.80m)
Tyler White, sixth long jump (6.50m)
Bathong Pham, ninth long jump (5.98m)
Troy Anderson, 10th long jump (6.09m)
Andrew Faber, 10th weight throw (13.34m)