March 27, 2010

Pipers put together top ten performances at Point Loma

Distance runner Margot Branigan (Sr., Roseville, Minn.) placed second in the 5,000-meter run in 17:34.5.

Kameron Argiannis (Jr., Eden Prairie, Minn.) then placed third in the 400-meter hurdles, crossing the finish line in 1:05.09.

In both the shot put and the discus throw, Robyn Wernberg (Jr., Brainerd, Minn.) and Becky Culp (Fy., Lino Lake, Minn.) placed second and third, respectively. Wernberg had a put of 11.53 meters (37-10) while Culp threw 11.50 meters (37-8 3/4).

In the discus, Wernberg had a throw of 40.40 meters (132-6) and Culp threw 39.17 meters (128-6).

Brenna Coyle (So., Lindstrom, Minn.) then placed third in the hammer throw with a toss of 44.54 meters (146-1).      

Arlene Behling (Jr., Plymouth, Minn.) also had a top-ten finish, clearing 2.96 meters (9-8 1/2) to finish eighth in the pole vault.

The Pipers will next compete at their home facility, hosting the Hamline Invite on Saturday, April 10.