HILLSDALE, Michigan - On the help of 30 top eight finishes and four conference champions, the Walsh Cavaliers women's track and field team finished second in the 2019 Great Midwest Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Hillsdale this weekend.
The team totaled 156 points, behind conference champion Tiffin.
Andra Lehotay added another G-MAC title to her resume as she was victorious in the 1500 meter run with a time of 4:35.67.
Brianna Coy won the G-MAC Championship in the 5000 meter run, hitting a NCAA D2 Provo mark of 17:07.73.
Alexandra Rodgers was the champion in the javelin throw as she topped the field with a best throw of 36.37 meters.
Malia Turley won the G-MAC Hammer Throw title with a Provo toss of 54.32 meters.
Here are the other top eight finishes for the Cavaliers at conference:
- Jetaiya Smith - (400): 3rd place, 57.15
- Lehotay - (800): 2nd place, 2:11.44 *NCAA D2 Provo Time*
- Megan Soehnlen - (800): 5th place, 2:15.89
- Bre Bakan - (800): 6th place, 2:17.19, (1500): 4th place, 4:49.30
- Tori Reeves - (1500): 2nd place, 4:37.63
- Caitlyn Hadley - (1500): 8th place, 4:58.81
- Alexa Leppelmeier - (5000): 4th place, 17:41.35, (3000 Steeplechase): 2nd place, 10:46.71 *NCAA D2 Provo Time*
- Katelyn Luther - (10K): 3rd place, 38:00.60
- Alyssa Viscounte - (10K): 4th place, 38:03.67
- Rodgers - (100 Hurdles): 5th place, 14.97, (Heptathlon): 4th place, 4373 points
- Raquel Jones - (400 Hurdles): 6th place, 1:06.44
- Macy Lynch - (3000 Steeplechase): 5th place, 11:46.30
- Iris Menegay - (3000 Steeplechase): 6th place, 12:21.15
- 4x100 Relay (Rachael Kotoch, Cassidi Bookless, Smith and Juanita Gray): 5th place, 48.66
- 4x400 Relay (Bakan, Bookless, Jones and Clarise Culhane): 7th place, 4:04.38
- Morrisa Mallory - (Shot Put): 5th place, 13.96 meters *NCAA D2 Provo Mark*
- Ndidiamaka Anaraodo - (Shot Put): 7th place, 12.66 meters
- Mariah Porter - (Discus): 4th place, 40.74 meters
- Payton Breehl - (Discus): 8th place, 36.58 meters, (Hammer): 4th place, 46.59 meters
- Karley Dougherty - (Javelin): 3rd place, 35.33 meters
- Ann Fahey - (Hammer): 3rd place, 48.03 meters
- Olivia King - (Hammer): 5th place, 46.00 meters
Some of the Cavaliers will be competing in the NCAA D2 National Championships in three weeks.