Tornados compete at Southeast Regional Championships

Women's 4x400-meter relay team sets new school record

Hickory, N.C. - Four Tornado track and field athletes notched top conference finishes at the Southeast Regional Track and Field Championships at Lenoir-Rhyne Univiersity in Hickory, N.C. April 23 and 24.

Matt Crowe ran a personal-best 15:46.2  in the Men’s 5000 meters to grab a fifth place finish and the top time among South Atlantic Conference runners.   

Willie Jones ran the 800-meters in 2:00.01 and finished fifth and turned in the best time among SAC Runners. He ran the 400-meters in 50.91 and placed sixth.    

Ryane Ledington earned two second place finishes, crossing the finish line in the 200-meters in 26.41 and finishing the 400-meters in a personal best 59.25. She was the fastest SAC runner in both races.  

The team of Shaton Pratt, Matt Lambert, Daniel Modahl, and Jones finished fourth in the 4 by 400 meter relay, turning in a time of 3:30.23.

Pratt ran the 200 meters in 22.61 to finish fifth.    

Dan Modahl grabbed a fifth place finish in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 58.50. He finished eighth in the javelin with a throw of 41.80 meters.

Lambert finished the 1500-meters in 4:19.22 and earned a 13th place result.    

Josh Ross competed in the 110-meter hurdles, crossing the line in 20.09 to finish 13th. He ran the 400-meter hurdles in 1:05.94 to finish 11th.    

On the women’s side Ariel Muiselaar finished fourth in the 800-meters with a time of 2:34.63.   

Muiselaar, Ledington, Chynna Shipp, and Lanie Converso ran the 4 by 400-meter relay and set a Brevard College record with a 4:24.76 finish, breaking the previous record by almost five seconds. The team finished fifth in the race.   

Converso crossed the finish line in the 800-meters in 2:37.65 to earn sixth place.    

Shipp ran to an eighth place result in the 400-meters with a time of 1:05.57.   

Melissa Schmidt covered 1500-meters in 5:45.36 and finished 11th.   

Hannah Beck finished 21st in the 800-meters in 3:04.57   

Nine of the twelve Tornado athletes who competed at the Championships placed.

Printable Version Open As Word Bookmark and Share

Brevard CollegeSouth Atlantic ConferenceNCAA Division IIATHLETICSITE.COM Partner
Tornado Sponsors Ingles
RSS FeedE-mail UpdatesFacebookTwitterInstagramYouTube