SMU track & field competes in Mean Green Twilight Meet
Published: Sunday, May 1, 2011
Updated: Tuesday, November 20, 2012 17:11
The track team traveled to Denton this past weekend to compete in the Mean Green Twilight Meet at the University of North Texas.
SMU's Amber Evans competed in the 200-meter dash and placed first with a time of 24.16 seconds against 28 other participants.
LaKeisha James and Alexandria Smith also participated in the 200-meter dash. James placed 11th and Smith placed 18th.
Sophomore Laura Buck represented the Mustangs in the 800-meter run and came in 22nd.
In the 1500 meter run, Silje Pjortoft Kristine Elkrem-Engeset, and Lovisa Lindh claimed the top three spots, and Klara Bodinson finished a close fifth.
In the 5000-meter run, Monika Korra came in first and Stephanie Wright came in fourth.
Egheosa Osawemwenze came in third in the 400-meter hurdles, while Maresha Carrie came in right behind her in fourth.
In the high jump, Lisa Egarter came in second and Valerie Lindenmuth third.
Simone du Toit brought in a second place finish in the discus throw, and Ayla Gill came in first in the women's hammer throw, and Helena Perez came in sixth.