Track and Field Teams Continue Season at Dewey Allgood Invite

Track and Field Teams Continue Season at Dewey Allgood Invite

The Basics

Event: Dewey Allgood Invitational hosted by Missouri S&T

Location: Rolla, Mo.

Complete Results

ROLLA, Mo. – The Evangel University men's and women's track and field teams continued its spring outdoor season Sunday making the trip up I-44 to the Dewey Allgood Invitational at Missouri S&T.

Allison Newport continued her solid sophomore season with a third-place finish in the javelin in the NCAA-Division II heavy field. Newport also earned a top 10 finish in the shot put with her best throw of the 2017 season at 11.03m.

News & Notes

- Brittany Knowlton earned a top 10 finish in the 800m. Knowlton also earned a personal best with a time of 2:29.69.

- Yoseline Robles raced to personal best in the 1500m.

- Leslie Perona earned a 10th place finish in the 3000m with a time of 11:45.57. The time was also a personal best and a top five mark in the 3,000-meters at Evangel ranking fourth.

- Madison Proben earned a personal best in the 100 hurdles.

- Tyler Conway, Jayce McQueen, Christian DiFranco and Jalen Gifford all earned personal best times. Conway in the 200-meters, McQueen in the 1,500-meters, DiFranco in the 3,000-meters and Gifford in the 110-meter hurdles.

- Marc Blankenship raced to a personal best in the 200-meters and 400-meters.

- ZaKorey Barr earned a top 10 finish in the100-meters with a time of 11.04 finishing sixth.

Women's Top Finishers

800-meters
9th – Brittany Knowlton – 2:29.69

1,500-meters
10th – Leslie Perona – 5:17.32

Shot Put
8th – Allison Newport – 36'2.25" (11.03m)

Javelin
3rd – Allison Newport – 121'3" (36.97m)

Men's Top Finishers

100-meters
6th – ZaKorey Barr – 11.04

Up Next
Evangel heads to the Baker Open April 29 for one final tune-up before the Heart Championships.

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