About us | Overview Contact Home
The Wayne Chicken Show July 10-12. www.chickenshow.com

Two WSC Throwes Win Gold At UNL Pre-Drake Meet

Posted: 25 April, 2013

WAYNE - The Wayne State College track and field teams competed Wednesday evening in the UNL Pre-Drake Meet at Ed Weir Outdoor Track in Lincoln, Nebraska.  Other teams competing at the meet included host Nebraska along with athletes from Concordia University – Seward, Hastings College, Nebraska Wesleyan and Wayne State.  
                The WSC men had thrower Matt Peter take first place in the shot put with an NCAA provisional mark of 53’ 7 ½” for the lone first place finish.  Sophomore Zach Thomsen was second in the 800 meter run (1:57.54), Jon Williams finished third in the javelin (167’ 5”), Mike King was fourth in the 100 meter dash (11.15) and Jared Balady had a fifth place finish in the 400 meter hurdles (56.43).
                Thrower Sara Wells had the lone first place finish for the WSC women recording a top mark of 49’ 1 ½” in the shot put.  Morgan Swanson was second in the long jump (16’ 8 ½”), Lexi Guhl had a third place finish in the 100 meter hurdles (15.34) while Amanda Ramberg cleared 5’ 2 ¼” to take fourth place in the high jump.                 
                Wayne State athletes Brad Wright (discus), Carly Fehringer, Lachel Milander and Emily Wells (hammer throw) will be competing Saturday at the Drake Relays while others will participate in the NSIC Heptathlon/Decathlon in Aberdeen, South Dakota Sunday and Monday. 
                The following is a listing of Wayne State finishers in the UNL Pre-Drake Meet at Lincoln, Nebraska:
 
Women’s Events
100 Meter Dash: Ellen Wulf, 4th – 13.55; Sidney Blum, 5th – 13.67
100 Meter Hurdles: Lexi Guhl, 3rd – 15.34; Megan Svitak, 5th – 15.97; Rebecca Davenport, 9th – 17.04
800 Meter Run: Elizabeth Holmes, 4th – 2:44.20
1,500 Meter Run: Skyler Lippman, 5th – 5:27.00; Holli Erickson, 6th – 5:39.14
High Jump: Amanda Ramberg, 4th – 5’ 2 ¼”
Long Jump: Morgan Swanson, 2nd – 16’ 8 ½”; Sidney Blum, 3rd – 16’ 4 ¼”
Triple Jump: Morgan Swanson, 8th – 34’ 2 ¾”
Shot Put: Sara Wells, 1st – 49’ 1 ½”; Mackenzie Masching, 6th – 40’ 8 ¼”
Hammer Throw: Mackenzie Masching, 3rd – 170’ 0”
Javelin: Rebecca Davenport, 9th – 79’ 9”; Megan Svitak, 10th – 78’ 4”
 
Men’s Events
100 Meter Dash: Mike King, 4th – 11.15; William Ernst, 6th -11.29; Mickey Doerr, 7th – 11.41
200 Meter Dash: Mike King, 6th – 22.75; William Ernst, 8th – 23.01; Mickey Doerr, 9th – 23.09;
Corbin Marksmeier, 12th – 24.33; Steven Varela, 13th – 24.48
400 Meter Hurdles: Jared Balady, 5th – 56.43
800 Meter Run: Zach Thomsen, 2nd – 1:57.54
1,500 Meter Run: Greg Tracy, 8th – 4:29.90
Shot Put: Matt Peter, 1st – 53’ 7 ½” (NCAA provisional mark)
Hammer Throw: Bryan Dunn, 6th – 149’ 6”; Matt Peter, 8th – 146’ 10”
Javelin: Jon Williams, 3rd – 167’ 5”; Nathan Boggess, 10th – 85’ 8”; Jared Meister, 11th – 60’ 2”



Providence Wellness
NBA Member 2015