Hamline News

January 17, 2009

Throwers compete at University of Minnesota

Aaron Wilkerson (Jr., Roseville, Minn.) placed fourth in the hammer throw, tossing it 15.99 meters (52-5 1/2).

Sophomore Derall King (Inver Grove Heights, Minn.) placed fifth in the shot put with his toss of 15.22 meters (49-11 1/4). In the same event, Josh Blaschko (Lakeville, Minn.) finished ninth with a toss of 13.84 meters (45-5).

On the track, Christian Swanberg (So., Lindstrom, Minn.) was third in the 400-meter dash with a time of 51.62. Also on the track, Tyson Molitor (Fy., Belgrade, Minn.) was second in the 600-meter dash with a time of 1:24.66.

The Pipers will next compete at St. Olaf on Saturday, January 24.