Tabor track attends last-chance meets

A handful of Tabor College track and field athletes competed at two last-chance meets Friday and Saturday, but no additional national qualifiers were gained.

At McPherson Friday, Hannah Holmes won the 5,000 (19:44.48), and Ashton Kroeker finished second in the triple jump (36-23?4).

For the men, Caleb Blue won the 400 (49.71); Torrey Gill, Blue, Cody Coleman and Dewayne Biggs won the 4×100 (43.09); and Shawn Johnston won the hammer in a personal-best 163-8, just 2 meters short of qualifying.

Johnston finished third in the javelin (150-1), and Biggs placed fourth in the 100 (11.19).

At Emporia State Saturday, Gill, Blue, Coleman and Biggs finished second in the 4×100 relay in a season-best 42.62; Blue placed third in the 200 (22.18); and Johnston placed seventh in the hammer (157-51?4).

Coming?Two Bluejays will represent Tabor at the NAIA Outdoor Championships in Gulf Shores, Ala., May 21-23. Garrett Daugherty will run the 800, while Holmes will run the marathon.

Written By
More from Janae Rempel
Marion takes two from Little River
The Marion softball team concluded the regular season with a sweep of...
Read More