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Track and Field - Wed, Apr. 2, 2014
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Concordia's women's and men's track and field teams competed this past Saturday, March 29th in the PLNU Collegiate Invitational hosted by Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, CA. 

Junior, Moises Ramos set the bar in the Men's Shot Put placing first with a winning distance of 15.03m.  Placing second was teammate senior, Caleb McCurry at 14.66m. Ramos placed first in the Men's Discus Throw with a distance of 45.79m.McCurry placed eighth at 33.78m. In the Men's Hammer Throw Ramos once again set the bar placing first at 50.79m. McCurry placed second at 43.55m.

In the Women's 100 Meter Dash junior, Megan White placed ninth finishing at 12.86. Junior, Octavia Duncan placed tenth in the Women's 200 Meter Dash crossing the finish line at 26.26. In the Women's 400 Meter Dash, Duncan finished at 1:00.77 in fifth place. Concordia's 'A' team with Mishayla Gunderson, junior, Megan White, junior, Maya Dickerson, and junior, Octavia Duncan placed third and finished the race at 49.82 in the Women's 4x400 Meter Relay. In the Women's Shot Put freshman, Briana Luckett threw a distance of 11.02m and placed fifth. Senior, Mikaila Davis paced ninth with a distance of 10.04m. Luckett placed ninth in the Women's Discus Throw with a distance of 31.43m. Junior, Claira Polin placed tenth with a distance of 30.10m. In the Women's Hammer Throw Luckett placed eighth and threw a distance of 32.67m. Just behind was teammate Polin placing ninth at 30.40m. Senior, Leah Jaeger placed eighth, throwing a distance of 34.06m in the Women's Javelin Throw. Polin placed ninth at 32.48m. 

In the Men's 100 Meter Dash junior, Jordan Vaclavik placed sixth, crossing the finish line at 11.13. Freshman, Brett Hayes placed sixth in the Men's 400 Meter Dash, finishing at 50.47. Placing seventh at 50.61 was sophomore, Jon-Thomas Royston. In the Men's 400 Meter Hurdles sophomore, Tyler Nichols placed second crossing the finish line at 56.11. . In the Men's 4x400 Meter Relay Concordia 'A' team with Hayes, junior, Bryce Nilsson, Royston, and Nichols placed second and finished at 3:25.89. In the Men's Triple Jump freshman, Matthew Ha placed sixth with a distance of 12.44m. In the Men's Javelin Throw senior, Zachary Pio placed fourth with a distance of 50.02m. 

The Eagles will be back on the track Friday, April 4th in San Diego, CA where they will compete in the Cal-Nevada Collegiate Championships.


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