Photo courtesy of Jim Doyle Photography
WOMEN'S RESULTS |
COLUMBUS, Ohio --- Junior Olivia
Miller (Bolivar, Pa.) and freshman Tyhir
Royster (Pittsburgh, Pa.) brought home first place
honors in their respective events at the Jessica Starks Open in
Columbus, Ohio Saturday, hosted by Capital University.
Miller placed first of 14 in long jump with a distance of 4.89
meters. She also earned first place in triple jump, leaping 10.87
A height of 1.49 meters earned her third of eight in high
Kaitlynn Melvin (SO/Belle Vernon, Pa.) placed
2nd of 18 in the mile run with a time of 5:46.15 to
earn points for the Celtics, and Sydney
Achtzehn (SO/Greensburg, Pa.) came in eighth place at
6:25.14 to earn a point.
Miller and Jordan Palmer (JR/Burgettstown,
Pa.) competed in shot put for the Celtics, and Shannon
Depree (SO/Crabtree, Pa.) ran the 200 and 400 meter
races. Carlow finished the day 7th of 14 teams,
which included NCAA and NAIA opponents, including conference teams
Midway (Ky.), Ohio Christian and Rio Grande (Ohio).
Host Capital University took home top team honors on the women's
side with a score of 95.
The men's team finished 15th of 15 teams on the
day since only two athletes competed at the event.
Royster earned first place out of 36
runners in the 200 with a time of 22.97 - just tenths of a second
shy of the NAIA "B" qualifying standard of 22.38. He also
represented Carlow in the 400.
Junior Joseph Palmieri (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
ran the 3000 for the Celtics.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University won the men's team overall with
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