The Mount continues their indoor season at DePauw University

The Mount continues their indoor season at DePauw University

The women's track and field team traveled to DePauw University for the 2018 DePauw University Invitational on Saturday February 10. The women had a strong performance on their way to a 12th place finish.

            Junior, Maria Waters (Cincinnati, OH/ Mercy) and sophomore Kiersten Lux (Waldron, IN/ Waldron) broke records in the 1 mile and in weight throw respectively. Lux was able to finish in 8th place overall by throwing 12.85M (42 feet 2 inches). Waters finished in 8th place overall and ran a time of 5:48.68.

Sophomore, Andi Meyer (Ft. Loramie, OH/ Ft. Loramie) had a very strong showing in both high jump in pole vault. Meyer cleared a height of 1.56 M (10 feet and 1 inch) in high jump and 3.05 M (10 feet) in pole vault which put her in 4th place overall in both events. Sophomore Emma Roth (Cincinnati, OH/ Lakota West) performed very well in the 800 M and finished in 3rd place with an overall time of 2:34.14.

            To finish the day off,  the women's 4x200 M relay team consisting of: Solange Cooper (St. Johns, FL/ Bartram Trail), Ashley Lewis (Cincinnati, OH/ Winton Woods), Ashley Klosterman (Celina, OH/ Celina), and Julia Cason (Cincinnati, OH/ McAuley) were able to finish 6th overall with a time of 1:58.56. The 4x400 team consisting of: Solange Cooper (St. Johns, FL/ Bartram Trail), Ashley Lewis (Cincinnati, OH/ Winton Woods), Ashley Klosterman (Celina, OH/ Celina), and Emma Roth (Cincinnati, OH/ Lakota West) also had a strong day by finishing 7th place overall with a time of 4:35.14.

            The women had a strong showing in their final performance before the conference meet. A total of 20 PR's were broken between both the men and women's team. The women will travel to Anderson University for the 2018 HCAC Indoor Championships next Saturday, February 17.