EARLHAM TRACK AND FIELD
April 21, 2013INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
Men's Track NO. MANCHESTER, Ind. — The Earlham College men's track team participated in the Spartan Classic on Saturday at Manchester University.
Marq Dixon led the Quakers with a fourth-place finish with a leap of 39'11" in the triple jump.
Max Yang and Phillip Boone were next as they took seventh in their events. Yang posted a time of 10:51.87 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase, while Boone cleared 5-11 in the high jump.
Ibrahim Diarra was eighth in the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.79 seconds.
The Quakers compete in the two-day Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships beginning on Friday at Manchester at 3 p.m.
Women's Track NO. MANCHESTER, Ind. — The Earlham College women's track team competed in the Spartan Classic at Manchester University on Saturday.
The 400-meter relay squad of Joy Doucette, Ximena Banegas, Britney Ware and Kiara Scott posted the top finish for the Quakers as they ran a time of 52.80 seconds to finish fourth.
Emma Hauser was the next best finisher by taking fifth in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 19:19.66.
Doucette finished sixth in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:14.47. She was seventh in the 100-meter dash in 13.54 seconds.
Hanna Klondaris was eighth with a time of 19:19.66 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase.
Next up for Earlham is the two-day Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships starting on Friday at Manchester at 3 p.m.