The Roaring Lions track team traveled to Alderson Broaddus University on Saturday for the Battler Invitational. Competing against all NCAA DII squads, they held their own.
Wilson also had a medalist performance in the High Jump. His jump of 1.84 was good enough for third place. Elliott continued his day by setting a new school record in the long jump. His leap of 5.98 meters was good for 8th place. He also finished sixth place in the 400 hurdles in 1:03.6.
Marteny and Freshman Hayden Rhodes both ran the 800. Marteny finished in 12th place with a time of 2:11, while Rhodes crossed the line in 2:35. Rhodes and Savini ran the 400, running: 57.4 and 1:00.3 respectively. Savini also ran the 200 meters. He finished in: 26.2.
The men throws had a good day, with Freshman Craig Weaver making the finals in the Discus with a throw of 29.96 meters and finishing seventh. Freshman Tyler Zelenick finished fifth with a PR throw of 35.98 meters.
On the women's side Freshman Machaela Hall ran the 400 meter in a record time of 1:11.3 to finish sixth. She also ran the 800 meters in 3:10, good for 13th. Freshman Sara Maniecki finished third in the javelin with a toss of 24.44.
The team will travel to the USCAA National Invite at SUNY Delhi on Saturday, April 28th.