Hamline News

April 30, 2011

Pipers have strong showing at Drake Alternative

Brennan McKeag had a strong day in the throws events as the Hamline University men's track and field team competed in the Drake Alternative at Gustavus on Saturday.

Brennan McKeag led the Pipers in the throwing events, winning the shot put with a throw of 15.83 meters (51-11.25).  He also finished second in the hammer throw, throwing 54.78 meters (179-09).

Both throws were NCAA provisional marks.

Andrew Schlicting threw to a seventh place finish in the hammer throw with 47.49 meters (155-10).

Christian Kibler led the charge in the jumps for the pipers, placing second in the triple jump with a jump of 12.74 meters (41-09). Amani Lee placed placed seventh with 12.37 meters (40-07) and Ray Grant placed ninth with 12.28 meters (40-03).

Shaise Schuette placed fourth in pole vault with 4.60 meters (15-01).