Track and Field Teams Finish California Competitions
Mt. SAC Relays Results
Long Beach State Invite Results
LOS ANGELES- Personal best marks were notched and BIG EAST qualifications were met as select members of the track and field teams competed across
Senior Lindsey Deason opened competition for the Blue Demons, taking on the heptathlon at
The 48th annual Mt. SAC Relays started Thursday at Mt. San Antonio College’s Hilmer Lodge Stadium. Freshman Gabe Harris posted a solid performance for the Blue Demons early in the day, finishing seventh in the 400m dash with a BIG EAST qualifying time of 48.33.
Sophomore Allyson Petersen followed Harris with a personal best time of 2:15.46 in the 800m run. In the men’s 800m run, sophomore Dan Branca delivered a team season best time for DePaul with a mark of 1:58.10.
Late in the day, junior Anthony Becknek recorded a qualifying time of 9:23.20 in the 3,000m steeplechase while Richard Byrne closed out events with a mark of 3:57.96 in the 1,500m run.
Friday took most of DePaul’s athletes to
Holifield placed ninth in the hammer throw, hitting her best distance this season with a mark of 49.32m. Burris followed in 12th place with a throw of 48.33m.
Byrne kicked off the day at
Junior Carrie Moffett finished the Invitational by taking second place in the women’s 5,000m with a time of 18:02.02.
No team scores were kept in any of the competitions.
The Blue Demons will return to action April 27-29 at the Penn Relays in