CMU Track & Field Complete Washington University Invitational
ST. LOUIS -- The Central Methodist women's and men's track and field teams competed in the Washington University Invitational this weekend. The Eagle men placed 10th, while the women's team finished 11th overall.
On the men's side, Jordan Kukal was first in the Discus Throw after a toss of 45.78 meters. Drew Hinton established a new school record in the Decathlon, scoring 4,562 points and a national qualifying mark. Carey Nolan took third in the 200 Meter Dash in in 21.84 seconds. Kiefer Smith was fourth in the Pole Vault after clearing 4.40 meters.
For the women's team, Kelly Klusmeyer placed second in the Discus throw at 41.06 meters. Kate Fulton took third in the High Jump at 1.65 m and posted a National "B" qualifier. Shelby Garrigus was fourth in the Long Jump at 5.48 meters. Amber Beaverson finished fourth in the 3,000 Meter Steeplechase in 11:44.74, establishing a new school record. Rebeca Barajas took fifth in the Heptathlon with 4,267 points, setting a new school record and national qualifying mark.
Central Methodist will host the CMU Invitational on Friday, April 6.