Tabor track competes at Friends

The Tabor College track and field team competed at the Friends Invitational Friday and Saturday.

Alyssa Windle recorded the highest women’s finish, earning the silver medal in the discus with a throw of 157 feet, 4 inches, once again bettering her own school record. She placed third in the shot put (in an NAIA “B” standard 43-10) and seventh in the hammer (128-7).

Julie Loewen earned the bronze medal in the 3,000 steeplechase (12:35.31) and finished sixth in the 1,500 (5:45.08).

Marah Franz was fifth in the pole vault (10), and, with Sarah Hagen, Keeley Kroeker and Ashton Kroeker, finished seventh in the 4×400 relay (4:26.47).

Thomas Bacon, Riley Ballou-Lyngstad, Josh Richert and Avery Franz were third in the 4×800 relay (8:56.50).

Three Bluejays scored points in the hammer. Daniel Quiring placed third (149-8), Johnny Loera fifth (145-6) and Robert Phillips seventh (140-3).

The trio also scored in the shot put, with Phillips finishing fourth (48-8), Quiring sixth (44-11) and Loera seventh (43-101/2).

Wyatt Dickinson was fifth in the javelin (172-7), Denton Rathke finished sixth in the discus (137-7), and Bacon was seventh in the 1,500 (4:31.76).

Richert was eighth in the 800 (2:06.82), and, with Oree Johnson, Riley Ballou-Lyngstad and Cole Younger, finished eighth in the 4×400 (3:45.48).

Coming—Tabor will compete at the KT Woodman Classic at Wichita State Friday and the Bethel Invite Saturday.

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