Women's Outdoor Track & Field finishes 1st at Muskingum Invitational

Women's Outdoor Track & Field finishes 1st at Muskingum Invitational

The Muskingum women's outdoor track and field team finished first in the six-team field at the Muskingum Invitational this weekend.

  • Location: New Concord, Ohio - Johnson Family Track

  • The Muskies notched a total of 61 points.
  • Senior Kimberly Taylor led the Muskies finishing 5th overall in the outdoor heptathlon with a total of 3,402 points. Taylor notched 2nd in high jump (1.54 meters) and javelin (26.96 meters). She finished 5th in shot put (7.91 meters), 200-meter dash (28.31), and long jump (4.71 meters). Taylor rounded out her efforts finishing 6th in the 100-meter hurdles (19.21) and the 800-meter dash (2:50.10). 

  • Freshman Sydney Lowry finished second in the 100-meter dash with a time of 13.64.
  • Lowry secured first in the 200-meter dash (28.12), while sophomore Mary Double took second (28.35).
  • Double also notched first in the 400-meter dash with a final time of 1:05.01.
  • Sophomore Louisa Smith recorded a 100-meter hurdles time of 17.30, finishing first.
  • Freshman Spencer Neville took first in the 400-meter hurdles with a final time of 1:10.16.

  • Junior Emily Ellyson guided the Muskies finishing first in high jump with a mark of 1.58 meters.
  • Neville secured second in high jump with a leap of 1.45 meters.
  • Double took second in long jump with a distance of 4.95 meters.
  • Sophomore Trustyn Holland-Kerkes finished first in women's javelin with a toss of 31.40 meters. 
  • Ellyson notched second in javelin with a distance of 28.25 meters. 

  • The Muskies next travel to Deleware, Ohio to participate in the All-Ohio Championships at Ohio Wesleyan on Saturday, April 13. Start time is slated for 10:00 a.m.