5.2.13 WOMEN'S TRACK AND FIELD: Sokol Finishes Third at GLIAC Championships

Women's Track & Field, 2013-05-02

(ASHLAND, Ohio) - Walsh had two place-winners during second day of the 2013 GLIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships hosted by Ashland University. Krissy Sokol (Jr., Akron, OH/Archbishop Hoban) and Shannon Montgomery (Fr., Newton Falls, OH/HS) were the highlights of the day as both earned points for the Cavaliers. 

Sokol had the highest finish earned a spot on the podium as she finished third in the javelin with a distance of 36.13 meters, or 118’06.” Montgomery finished seventh in the discus with a distance of 41.4 meters, or 135’10.”

Walsh stands in 11th place overall in the team standings with eight points. A total of 14 teams are participating in the championships. The action will resume tomorrow for a third and final day. Field events start at 10:45 a.m. and the running events will follow at 12:10.