Hamline News

Culp hits NCAA provo mark as Pipers compete at St. Olaf


In the discus throw, Becky Culp (Fy., Lino Lake, Minn.) had an NCAA provisional qualifying throw en route to placing second with a toss of 41.72 meters (136-10).

She also placed fourth in the hammer throw with a toss of 43.07 meters (141-3) while Robyn Wernberg (Jr., Brainerd, Minn.) was third in the event with a throw of 43.47 meters (142-7).

Lynn Robohm (So., Rosemount, Minn.) won the high jump as she cleared 1.6 meters (5-3), just two inches short of the NCAA provo mark.

Christina Walker (Fy., Katy, Texas) finished second in the 200-meter dash in 26.24, bettered only by a runner from Minnesota State-Mankato.

In the 1500-meter run, Margot Branigan (Sr., Roseville, Minn.) placed third in 4:39.66, just over a second shy of the NCAA provisional mark.

Kameron Argiannis (Jr., Eden Prairie, Minn.) placed third in the 400-meter hurdles with a finish of 1:05.13 – just one one-hundredth of a second off of her own school record time.

Hamline next competes on Wednesday, April 21, as they host the Hamline Women’s Twilight Meet.