Red Raider Open
Anna Herman won the 200m to highlight the final day of the Red Raider Open for the Defenders.
Herman edged Kylie Johnston (Buena Vista) by .03 in what was one of the closest races on the day. Herman posted a time of 27.85, less than a half second off her personal best.
Alexandra Beckmann was the runner-up in the 100m with a time of 13.1, trailing only Katara Jondle (BVU).
Three Defenders, Emily Wingert, Lexie Kampman and Cori De Jong, all cleared 1.54m and tied for fourth in the high jump.
Faith Measel placed third in the long jump (15-3.5).
Adeline Bergstrom (4th) and Jaelyn Dragt (5th) finished among the top five in the triple jump. Jenna Gleason recorded a personal best and fourth place finish in the discus.
A total of 17 Defender entries placed among the top 10 in the two-day meet:
Defenders in the top 10:
- Emily Wingert - T4th: 1.54m
- Lexie Kampman - T4th: 1.54m
- Cori De Jong - T4th: 1.54m
- Faith Measel - 3rd: 4.66m
- Adeline Bergstrom - 6th: 4.45m
- Ashley Vandermeer - 8th: 4.39m
- Adeline Bergstrom - 4th: 9.29m
- Jaelyn Dragt - 5th: 9.25m
- Lynne Tormoehlen - 10th: 9.45m (PR)
- Jenna Gleason - 4th: 34.95m (PR)
- Lynne Tormoehlen - 10th: 28.74m
- Zoe Hoekstra - 9th: 5:46 (PR)
- Sydney Van Essen - 4th: 23.45
- Anna Herman - 6th: 1:08.02
- Alexandra Beckmann - 2nd: 13.10
- Anna Herman - 1st: 27.85
Results From the day before (Wednesday)
- Lynne Tormoehlen - 23.13m (PR)
The Defenders will compete in the USD Invite next weekend, April 22-23.