2.12.11 WOMEN'S TRACK: Cavs Fourth at Cedarville Collegiate Invite; Foster Wins Pole Vault
Women's Track & Field, 2011-02-13
(Cedarville, OH) Walsh tallied 101.50 points and finished fourth at the two-day Cedarville University Collegiate Inivitational. The host Yellow Jackets won with 138 points, followed by Wright State University (134) and Xavier University (123). Stephanie Foster (So., Lodi, OH/Cloverfleaf) shined for the Cavs, finishing first in the pole vault (11-11.75, "A" Standard) and third in the 55 meter hurdles (9.04). Foster's pole vault mark is also a school-record.
Allie Simmons (Jr., Toledo, OH Central Catholic) earned second place finishes in the long jump (15-03.25) and triple jump (31-03.25). Caite Shears (Jr., Washington Court House, OH/HS) finished second in the high jump (4-11.75) and fifth in the triple jump (30-01.00). Walsh's 4x400 relay team of Liz Broome (Fr., Doylestown, OH/Chippewa), Molly Martin (So., Canfield, OH/HS), Carley Walters (Fr., Garfield Heights, OH/Trinity) and Myra Mysliwiec (So., Parma, OH/Padua) finished second in a time of 4:23.87.
Alison Swarny (So., Bolivar, OH/Tusky Valley) finished second in the 400m (61.24) and was part of a third place finish in the 4x200 relay, along with Broome, Sarah Martter (So., Peninsula, OH/Woodbridge) and Chelsea Megyes (Jr., Manchester, OH/HS). Walsh's 4x800 relay team of Nicole Culler (Jr., Beloit, OH/West Branch), Erin Clark (Jr., Stow, OH/Archbishop Hoban), Kelly Vigars (So., Uniontown, OH/Lake) and Michelle Colopy (Fr., Zanesville, OH/Bishop Rosecrans) finished third in a time of 10:32.66.
Kayla Braun (Fr., Hudson, OH/HS) garnered a fifth place finish in the shot with a toss of 35-07.25.
The Cavs are at Kent State next Saturday.