Wabash Men & Oberlin Women Lead NCAC Indoor T&F After Day 1

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GRANVILLE, OH – The Wabash gentlemen and the Oberlin women guide the 2020 NCAC Indoor Keep track of & Field Championships after the first day of competition at the Mitchell Heart in Granville Ohio. The Small Giants gathered sixty three.sixty six complete details after 7 best-five finishes, although the Oberlin Yeowomen sit in first with 58 details thanks to first-put finishes in the shot put and triple bounce.

Denison sits in second with 49 details in the men’s standings, adopted by Oberlin (38), Ohio Wesleyan (36.five), DePauw (16), Wittenberg (11), Kenyon (eight.five), Wooster (6.33) and Allegheny (five). On the women’s aspect, Ohio Wesleyan is second after day one particular with 34 details, adopted by Wittenberg (31), Kenyon (26), DePauw (21), Allegheny (twelve), Wooster (nine) and Denison (four).

The 2020 meet up with opened with five area activities and Oberlin sophomore Malaika Djungu-Sungu (Arlington, TX/Arlington) claimed the first victory of the day with a leap of 11.47 meters (37’07.75”) in the women’s triple bounce, although the men’s triple bounce title was captured by Oberlin sophomore Kofi Asare (Berlin, NJ/Jap Regional) with a leap of thirteen.57 meters (44’06.25”). The men’s pole vault title was gained by Ohio Wesleyan sophomore Joey Verdugo (Upper Sandusky, OH/Upper Sandusky) with a peak of four.forty meters (14’05.25”). The men’s shot put title went to Denison senior Bryce Stricker (Cincinnati, OH/Moeller) with a toss of 16.thirteen meters (52’11.00”), although the women’s shot put was gained by Oberlin senior Naeisha McClain (Columbus, GA/Brookstone) with a throw of thirteen.forty meters (43’11.75”).

On the keep track of, Wabash senior Sam Henthorn (Carmel, IN/Westfield) claimed the men’s five,000-meter run title in a time of 15:31.08, although Kenyon sophomore Emma Becker (Rocky River, OH/Magnificat) gained the women’s five,000 in eighteen:06.87. To finish out the night time, the length medley relays have been gained by the Wabash gentlemen (10:21.05) and the Allegheny women (twelve:forty.05).

The 2020 NCAC Indoor Keep track of & Field Championships will continue on tomorrow, Saturday, February 29, with 25 activities. The closing day will start at 10:00 a.m. with the men’s large bounce, women’s extended bounce, women’s pole vault and women’s excess weight throw adopted by the women’s large bounce, men’s extended bounce and men’s shot put at twelve:00 p.m. (noon). Keep track of activities will start at 2:30 p.m.