Hamline News

January 23, 2010

Piper victorious at St. Olaf Triangular

Jackie Skoviak (Fy., Farmington, Minn.) opened the meet with a second place finish in the 55-meter dash in 8.07.

In the next event, the 200-meter dash, Carly Braun (Fy., St. Cloud, Minn.) finished third in 28.50 and Skoviak was fifth in 29.07.

Christina Walker (Fy., Katy, Texas) sprinted to a win in the 400-meter dash, crossing the line in 61.60. Kameron Argiannis (Jr., Eden Prairie, Minn.) also posted an event win shortly thereafter, winning the 800-meter running 2:22.03.

Jessica Kociscak (Jr., Anoka, Minn.) won the 1000-meter run in 3:08.59 and Sara Holland (Jr., Dousman, Wis.) was third in the event in 3:12.75.

A Hamline runner also took first in the 55-meter hurdles as Ellen Sackrison (Fy., St. Louis Park, Minn.) won by over a second in 9.59.

Katelyn Anderson (Jr., White Bear Lake, Minn.) started the Pipers off right in the field events, winning the long jump with a leap of 4.61 meters (15-1 1/2).

Robyn Wernberg (Jr., Bemidji, Minn.) won the weight throw with a toss of 14.68 meters (48-2).

Hamline will next compete on Saturday, February 6, at the Border Battle at UW-Superior.