Women's Track & Field opens outdoor season at Emory meet

Photo by Lane Schwartz
Photo by Lane Schwartz

ATLANTA – The Concordia University Wisconsin Women's Track & Field team opened its outdoor season by competing at the Emory Invitational over the past two days. The Falcons had some strong performances to kick off the outdoor season.

- Falcons Score: 16th of 35 (19 points)
- Location: Atlanta, Georgia

- The Falcons had a trio of fourth-place finishes, including Nora Imperl (Greenfield, Wis.) in the 3,000-meter steeplechase. She completed the race in a time of 11:30.38. Imperl would add a sixth-place finish in the 1,500-meter run, finishing in 4:55.56.

- Chloe Eckstein (Reedsville, Wis.) also posted a fourth-place finish, hers coming in the discus. She landed a throw of 38.57 meters. Eckstein also finished 13th in the javelin throw.

- The final third-place finish for CUW came from Jennifer Miller (Freedom, Wis.) in the pole vault. Miller cleared 3.22 meters.

- Cassandra Sprotte (Abbotsford, Wis.) added an eighth-place finish in the 800-meter run for the Falcons. She clocked in at 2:21.31.

- Imperl (3K Steeplechase – 11:30.38)

- The Falcons will be off next weekend but will return to action March 31 and April at the Wartburg College Outdoor Select.