Posada Earns NAIA-A Mark at Central Methodist Invite

Posada Earns NAIA-A Mark at Central Methodist Invite

The Basics

Event: Central Methodist Invitational

Location: Fayette, Mo.

Complete Results

FAYETTE, Mo. – Freshman Terrell Posada raced to a pair of NAIA-A Qualifying times winning each race as Allison Newport won the javelin for the third time this season for the Evangel track and field teams Saturday at the Central Methodist Invitational.

On the men's side, four Crusaders earned top 10 finishes including two from Posada and two from Devon Colegrove. The Evangel women saw 10 top 10 finishes including two from Madison Proben and two from Allison Newport.

The Evangel women finished ninth in the team standings while the men finished 11th.

News & Notes

- Posada won the 100-meters and 200-meters again after earning NAIA-A qualifying times in both races. Both times were not only personal best times but the second best time at Evangel in the 100-meters and school record in the 200-meters. Posada won the 200-meters with a time of 21.40 breaking Macy Mitchell's time of 21.64 set in 2003.

- Allison Newport won the javelin after two second-place finishes season. She posted her second-best mark in the javelin at 128-2 (39.08m) which is also just shy of her school record 132-3 (40.32m) set at the Baker Relays.

- Jamelyn Wieder set a personal best in the 5,000-meters with a time of 19:47.56. The time is the fourth-best at Evangel just behind teammate Emily Perona's third best time of 19:47.77.

- Devon Colegrove raced to a personal best in the 1,500-meters with a time of 4:15.50.

Women's Top Finishers

800-meters
4th – Yoseline Robles – 2:31.47

1500-meter
5th – Leslie Perona – 5:15.04
8th – Caitlin Iwanowski – 5:15.89

5,000-meter
4th – Jamelyn Wieder – 19:47.56
9th – Leslie Perona – 20:48.83

100-meter hurdles
4th – Madison Proben – 16.92

Shot Put
8th – Allison Newport – 36' 2" (11.02m)

Javelin
1st – Allison Newport – 128-2 (39.08m)

Men's Top Finishers

100-meters
1st – Terrell Posada -- 10.60 NAIA-A Qualifying Time (PR)
6th –ZaKorey Barr – 11.01 (PR)

200-meters
1st – Terrell Posada – 21.40 NAIA-A Qualifying Time (PR)
Evangel Record

400-meters
6th – Madison Davis – 50.96 (PR)

1,500-meters
8th – Devon Colegrove – 4:15.50 (PR)

5,000-meters
3rd – Devon Colegrove – 16:02.82

400-meter hurdles
10th – Coy McAlister – 1:04.08

High Jump
5th – Terrell Posada – 5-10.5 (1.79m)

Up Next
Evangel takes a week off before heading north up I-44 for the Missouri S&T Open.

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