Event: ZK Invitational (Baker)
Location: Baldwin City, Kan.
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. — Evangel track and field continued its solid spring Saturday at the Dewey Allgood Invitational with personal best coming from middle distance and hurdles.
News & Notes
- Jonathan Dasal earned a runner-up finish in the 800-meters with a time of 1:59.76. However, it was just behind his best from last week at 1:54 which currently ranks 24th in NAIA.
- Jalen Gifford also placed in the top 10 in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:04.23.
- Madison Proben earned a pair of top 10 finishes in the 100-meter hurdles and the 400-meter hurdles. She placed fourth in the 400 with a time of 1:10.38 while finishing sixth in the 100 at 16.52.
- Allison Newport again finished in the top five of the javelin with a mark of 112' 9" which was just short of her season-best 117' 10" which ranks her fifth in the Heart of America performance list.
- Hannah Gibson paced her way to an eighth-place finish in the 5,000-meters with a time of 23:01.15.
Evangel track and field returns next weekend to Fayette, Missouri, for the 2019 Heart of America Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships. Action begins Friday, May 3 and concludes, Saturday, May 4.
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