Apr 06, 2019
WHEATON, Ill. - The Illinois Tech women's track and field competed at the Wheaton College Invitational on Saturday. Despite not recording a team score, the Scarlet Hawks put forth many strong performances.
How it Happened
- In the 100m, Mmimika Effiong placed in a tie for 14th in a large field with a time of 13.65s. Both Alexandra Montgomery (26th, 14.13s) and Masha Staub (27th, 14.16s) are not far behind.
- Effiong also continued her strong career in the long jump, placing 11th at 4.85m.
- Staub (28.67s) and Montgomery (29.50s) also both competed in the 200m, placing 31st and 34th respectively.
- In the 800m, Zoey Krevitz placed 48th at 2:55.78.
- Erin Nelson was strong in the 1500m, placing 47th at 6:02.82. Madalyn Urig also ran in the race, recording a 6:52.07 time.
- The four Tech racers placed 17th in the 4x400 Meter Relay at 4:50.23.
- On Friday and Saturday, the Scarlet Hawks will compete in the Benedictine Eagle Relays in Lisle.