4.6.13 WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD: Cavs Shine at Mount Union "John Homon" Invitational

Women's Track & Field, 2013-04-06

(Alliance, OH) Walsh performed extremely well at the John Homon Invitational, held at the University of Mount Union today. The Cavs had three individuals place first, as well as the 4x100m relay team.

Carly Adams (Sr., Louisville, OH/HS) won the 400m (1:01.64). Erica Ruddock (Fr., Wadsworth ,OH/HS) took first in the high jump (4-10.25) and Leah Beatty (Sr., Enon Valley, PA/Mohawk) won the hammer (142-05). Erin Peskura (Fr., Strongsville, OH/HS), Liz Broome (Jr., Doylestown, OH/Chippewa), Larissa Ziegler (So., North Ridgeville, OH/Elyria Catholic) and Erica Hicks (Fr., Garfield Heights, OH/Trinity) won the 4x400m in a time of 50.99).

The Cavs received second place finishes from Katelin Smith (So., North Lima, OH/South Range) in the 100m hurdles (17.18), Kelsey Dickey (So., Cortland, OH/Lakeview) in the 3000m steeplechase (11:54.45), Evan Haney (Fr., Copley, OH/HS) in the high jump (4-10.25), Carly Walters (Jr., Twinsburg, OH/Trinity) in the 400m hurdles (1:10.94), and Kayla Braun (Jr., Hudson, OH/HS) in the javelin (105-01).

Multiple Cavs’ took third place honors; Smith in the 400m hurdles (1:11.54), Broome in the 200m dash (27.33), Emily Keane (Fr., Canton, OH/Central Catholic) in the pole vault (8-02.75), and Krissy Sokol (Jr., Akron, OH/Archbishop Hoban) in the javelin (104-01). Walters, Sarah Martter (Jr., Peninsula, OH/Woodridge), Adams and Allison Swarny (Sr., Bolivar, OH/Tusky Valley) were third in the 4x400m relay (4:12.30).