Celina's Current Collegiate and Post Collegiate Track Athletes
March 2, 2014By Daniel Otten of Celina High School
Celina Track Athletes competing at the collegiate level, and beyond, during the 2013-14 school year.
Kristina (Roth) Vegh - Graduate of North Carolina State University (2007) and Celina H S (2002) - Distance / Road Racing: Kristina placed 22nd at USA Track and Field 1/2 Marathon National Championship in Houston, Texas, January 19. She competed with America's best for a National Title, covering the 13.1 miles in a career fastest 1:15.20. Next up...TBD.
Mitch Williams - 2009 CHS graduate - Malone University - NCAA Division II - redshirt senior - Track & Field - Distance - Steeplechase / CC: Mitch ran 4:29.34 for the mile and 9:20.74 for 3000m at the GLIAC Championship Meet, hosted by Hillsdale College Feb 28 - March 1. He placed 16th and 26th respectively. He also anchored the 4th place distance medley relay. Next up...his final collegiate outdoor track season.
Andrew Goodwin- 2010 CHS graduate - Kent State University - NCAA Division I - senior - Track & Field - Distance / CC: Andrew placed 6th in the 3000m run at the Mid American Conference Championship, hosted by Kent State Feb 28 - March 1. In his final collegiate indoor race, he placed 6th, running the second fastest 3000m of his career, 8:31.33. Next up...his final collegiate outdoor track season.
Andrea Bell - 2012 CHS graduate - Indiana Purdue Fort Wayne (IPFW) - NCAA Division I - sophomore - Track & Field - Distance / CC: Andrea took part in the 5000m run at the Summit League Championship, host by IPFW Feb 28 - March 1. Unfortunately she had to step off the track at about 4000m, although she was on pace for a season best time. Next up...the spring outdoor track season.
Lizz Carr - 2012 CHS graduate - University of Cincinnati - NCAA Division I - sophomore - Track & Field - Multi-Events: Lizz placed 11th in the pentathlon at the AAC Championship Meet in NYC from Feb 28-March 1. She scored a career high 3086 points for her 5 events. (9.81 60m hurdles, 5'1" HJ, career best 32'10.5" SP, 15'7" LJ, 2:34.51 for 800m). Next up...the spring outdoor track season.
Hannah Fleck - 2012 CHS graduate - Kent State University - NCAA Division I - sophomore - Track & Field - Mid-Distance / CC: Hannah represented the MAC Champion Lady Golden flashes in 3 events at the Mid American Conference Championship, hosted by Kent State Feb 28 - March 1. She anchored the 8th place distance medley relay on Friday, then fighting a cold, finished 6th in the mile run (4:55.83) and 8th in the 800m run (2:16.24). KSU's win was its third consecutive MAC Championship. Next up...the spring outdoor track season.
Katlin Robinson - 2013 CHS graduate - University of St Francis, Ft Wayne, - NAIA - freshman - Track & Field / CC: Katlin WON the 800m run (2:51.66) and finished 2nd for 5000m (21:18.02) at Trine on Feb 21. Next up...at Anderson University on March 1.
Gina Strable - 2014 CHS graduate - Track & Field: Due to OHSAA age limitations, Gina is running unattached in 2013-14 as she prepares for her collegiate career beginning in 2014-15. Gina placed 7th in the 60m dash (8.25 prelim, 8.29 final), and WON the long jump (16' 10.25") at the Bowling Green State University's Dave Wottle H S Indoor Meet on Feb 21. Next up...TBA