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Women’s Track and Field Competes Well at CUC

Women’s Track and Field Competes Well at CUC

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – The Illinois Tech women's track and field team competed at the Concordia University Chicago Cougar Invitational on Saturday. With a limited team competing, the Scarlet Hawks placed 18th.

Meet Highlights

  • Taylor Schaub was strong in her final meet as a Scarlet Hawk, placing eighth in the high jump with a 1.45m mark and setting a personal record in the 200m at 29.41s.
  • Mealine Standish set a PR in 800m with a time of 2:48.07.

Quote of the Meet

  • "The season has been extremely successful with improvements across the board," said Head Coach Keith Burke. "We are looking to break several school records in the next few weeks as we travel to the Gina Relays and the last chance meets. Exciting things are happening with our program as we move to the end of 2016 and look forward to the future." 

Up Next

  • The Scarlet Hawks will compete in a tough Gina Relays meet on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday next week at Hillsdale College in Hillsdale, Michigan. The events will begin at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, 8:00 a.m. on Friday, and 9:00 a.m. on Saturday (all times listed as central).