CMU Competes at National Championships
MARION, IN - Central Methodist women's and men's track and field athletes completed the first day at the 61st Annual NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships.
Melissa Morrow finished 13th in the Women's Hammer Toss with a mark of 46.84 meters.
Rebeca Barajas completed four events (100 Meter Hurdles, High Jump, Shot Put, 200 Meter Run) of the Women's Heptathlon and is in 13th place overall. She will finish the Heptathlon on Friday competing in the Long Jump, Javelin, and 1,500 Meter Run.
Lucas Manring advanced to the Preliminary Round of the Men's 800 Meter Run on Friday at 2:35 p.m. He won Heat 3 of the Trial Round by posting a time of 1:54.36.
Ryan Sherman advanced the the Preliminary Round of the Men's 200 Meter Run on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. He placed fourth in Heat 2 of the Trial Round in a time of 22.22 seconds.
Shelby Garrigus recorded a leap of 5.55 meters in the Women's Long Jump Preliminary Round.
Jordan Kukal will compete in the Preliminary Round of the Men's Discus Throw on Friday at 4 p.m.