<p>Briana Vander Woude (Senior; Clara City, Minnesota), stands in 9th place after day one at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa on Wednesday, April 24. Vander Woude competed in four of the seven events and totaled 2,938 points. 80 points separate the 5th-9th place competitors. Lindsey Lettow leads the competition with 3,325 points.
Vander Woude started the day with a :15.46 in the 100 hurdles which earned her 782 points. She followed that with a 5-3 performance in the high jump for 736 points and she added 591 points in the shot put with a performance of 35-10.5. Vander Woude ended the day with a personal best in the 200 meters of :25.64 which earned her 829 points.
Vander Woude will compete in the long jump, javelin and 800 meters on Thursday, April 25 to conclude the seven event program.</p>