The DePaul men's and women's track and field teams competed at the first day of the Raleigh Relays
March 25, 2011
RALEIGH, N.C.– Friday, the DePaul men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the first day of the Raleigh Relays and totaled seven top-ten finishes. Alanna Kovacs led the women with two top-ten finishes and on the men’s side Tim Nedow finished in first and fifth in his events.
Nedow threw a distance of 18.14m in the shot put to take first place for the second week in a row. In the discus, Nedow threw a distance of 50.19m to finish fifth. Ryan Asta also competed in the discus; he finished in ninth with a throw of 47.42m.
Also representing the men, Eddie Anderson competed in the Long Jump and Tonderai Tomu ran in the 400m dash. Anderson finished in sixth with a jump of 6.45m. Tomu ran a time of 48.35 to finish in eighth.
On the women’s side, Kovacs competed in the shot put and in the discus. She placed sixth in the discus with a throw of 44.73 and finished in 10th in the shot put.
Lindsey Holden just missed finishing in the top ten in the 400m dash, she placed 11th with a time of 56.12.
The Blue Demons return to competition tomorrow for the final day of the Raleigh Relays.