Women's Track Runners-Up At Wooster

Women's Track Runners-Up At Wooster

(WOOSTER, Ohio) – The Walsh women's track and field team had a solid weekend at Wooster with a second place finish with 11 teams competing. The Cavaliers finished with 131.5 points for silver. Mt. Union won the event with 155.5 points.

In the field events, Katie Mokros won first in the 100 meter dash with a time of 12.18. Rachael Kotoch finished fifth with a time of 12.91. Both athletes finished in the same places in the 200 meter dash with times of 25.63 and 26.69, respectively.

In the 400 meter dash, Grier Cowles was fifth with a time of 1:02.53.

In the 5,000 meter run, Walsh took three of the top five places with Tori Reeves winning the event with a time of 17:47.68. Amanda Vincent was second at 18:49.86. Erin Housley was fifth with a time of 19:17.44.

In the 3,000 meter steeplechase, Maggie Kroll took home third place at 11:40.45 behind an unattached runner.

The 4x400 meter relay team finished third as Kotoch, Margaret Liberatore, Mokros, and Lien Torfs combined for a time of 4:15:83.

In the field events, Katherine Schierloh won the high jump with a height of 1.57 meters. Christine Fiegl was fifth at 1.42 meters.

All-American Kaitlyn Barber won the pole vault with a height of 3.53 meters.

Morrisa Mallory was third in the shot put with a distance of 13.05 meters. She finished fourth in the discus with a throw of 34.49 meters. Payton Breehl was right behind her at 33.37 meters.

Annie Fahey was fifth in the hammer throw at 41.98 meters. Danielle Buzzacco was fourth in the javelin at 27.48 meters.