Track & Field: Blue Demons Wrap Up First Day in Des Moines
April 25, 2014
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Several athletes were in action for the DePaul track and field teams as Friday's action concluded at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa.
Overall, 15 Blue Demons represented their University at the highly-touted Drake Relays, hosted by Drake University.
In the women's discus final, Sarah Moss posted a sixth place finish by registering a best throw of 48.83 meters; the throw was just .11 meters shy of her personal record.
Elsewhere, Adam Kovacs logged a throw of 53.70 in the javelin, and three relay teams were in action, including the quartet of Xavier Jones, Brandon Threats, Chaz Bottoms and Mac Melto, who ran the 4x400-meter relay in 3:11.48.
Tomorrow, DePaul will be represented in seven different events, including the men's shot put, where Matt Babicz will look to continue his impressive run this season.
A complete recap of tomorrow's events will be available at DePaulBlueDemons.com following the day's action. Live results are available here.