Apr 08, 2017
DECATUR, Ill. - The Illinois Tech women's track and field team competed in the Big Blue Alumni Invite at Millikin University on Saturday. Tech placed seventh in the meet.
- Mminika Effiong continued her strong season in the long jump, placing second at 4.83m. Emmalee Ciriacks placed seventh at 4.41m.
- Ciriacks was also strong in the triple jump, placing second at 10.07m.
- The Scarlet Hawks were strong in the 100m. Monica Bhagavan placed seventh at 13.06s. She was followed closely by Effiong (eighth place, 14.02s) and Ciriacks (11th place, 14.55s).
- Bhagaven followed up her 100m run with a fifth-place finish in the 200m at 29.96s.
- The Scarlet Hawks will compete at the two-day Benedictine University Relays on Friday and Saturday in Lisle, Illinois.