TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - The Marian University women's track and field team traveled to Terre Haute, Ind., on Saturday to compete in the Pacesetter Invitational at Indiana State University. MU picked up a number of impressive performances in the midst of NCAA Division I talent.
Sophomore Whitley Emerson
led the Knights with the highest finish of the day as she picked up a fourth-place finish in the javelin, with a hurl of 30.51 meters.
Freshmen Lauren Borchelt
and Samantha Walsh
, along with the 4x400 relay team of Borchelt, seniors Adrienne Shepherd
and Megan Egenolf
and sophomore Amy Walker
all picked up seventh-place finishes for MU. Borchelt finished the 800 meter run in a time of 2:24.91 and Walsh posted a 12:57.17 mark in the 3,000 meter steeplechase. The Knights' relay team posted a time of 4:10.71.
Walker also finished 11th in the 400 meter dash (1:01.13), while Shepherd finished 12th in the 1,500 meters (5:02.70). Senior Kristen Sordelet also picked up a 13th-place finish in the high jump (1.47m).
MU is back in action on Saturday of the Mid-Central College Conference meet to be held at Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Ind.