February Bringing Much Success to Duhawk Track Programs
Thu, Feb. 20, 2014 - [Track]
 

Loras Indoor Track and Field began the month with a sweep of the Cornell Invitational in Mt. Vernon Iowa. Both the Men's and Women's teams finished in first place overall. The women scored 79 and the men scored 83 in 16 events.

 

1st place finishers for the women were: Wondra in the 200M Dash and Long Jump, Brandenburg in Pole Vault, and the 4x400M Relay team of Wondra, Sotelo, Powers, and Johnston.

 

1st place finishers for the men were: Goerdt in the 200M Dash, Whan in the 800M, the 4x200M Relay team of Ball, Goerdt, Gassman, and Burnett; the 4x400M Relay team of Foster, Wittman, Lewis, and Goerdt; and Maiers in the weight throw.

 

The following weekend, the two teams traveled to Bloomington, Illinois. There the men were able to finish 3rd out of 11 teams, and the women finished 4th out of 14 teams.

 

Top finishers for the women were: Rector 2nd in the mile run, Saenz-Ruiz 2nd in the 5000M, Brandenburg 2nd and Hooks 3rd in the 60M Hurdles, the 4x400M Relay team of Wondra, Sotelo, Powers, and Johnston placing 3rd, Steere 2nd in Shot Put and Weight Throw, and Wondra 3rd 800M Pentathlon and 2nd Long Jump Pentathlon.

 

Top finishers for the men were Goerdt 1st and Foster 3rd in 400M Dash, Whan 3rd in mile, Howe 3rd 3000M, the 4x400 Relay team of Foster, Frey, Lewis, and Goerdt finished 2nd, Toole 1st in High Jump, and Burkholder 2nd and Maiers 3rd in Weight Throw.