WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Despite unfavorable weather conditions the University of Notre Dame men’s and women’s track and field teams were able to notch eight first-place finishes Saturday at the Purdue Dave Rankin Invitational in West Lafayette, Ind.
Javelin Throw: Amanda Chamblee was the fourth-place finisher (35.27m).
Hammer Throw: Mason Bashaw finished 16th (44.86m).
High Jump: Maddie Buttinger placed second (1.64m).
Long Jump: Jasmine Williams finished in sixth place (5.40m) and Lauren Leniart placed ninth (5.21m).
Discus Throw: Vivien Devaney finished in seventh place (46.14m), followed by Madeline Casanova in eighth place (41.95m) and Emily Kujawski in ninth place (41.23m).
Triple Jump: Jasmine Williams was the first-place finisher (11.65m), followed by Kelly Burke in fourth place (11.25m) and Lauren Leniart in sixth place.
Shot Put: Emily Kujawski finished in 13th place (11.52m).
5,000-meter run: Lindsey Ferguson finished in first place in 17:32.96, followed by Erica Watson in fourth place in 17:49.49 and Marissa Treece in fifth place in 18:02.68. Kari Johnson placed ninth in 18:27.18, while Theresa Cattuna placed 12th in 18:36.74 and Michelle Mowry was the 14th-place finisher in 18:50.62.
1,500-meter run: Alexa Aragon was the first-place finisher in 4:37.60, followed by Rachel Velarde in third place in 4:39.74 and Meg Ryan in fifth place in 4:40.55. Molly Hirt claimed seventh place in 4:42.09, Susanna Sullivan was the ninth-place finisher, followed by Gena Bleyer in 11th place and Grace Brier in 13th place (4:56.08m).
400-meter dash: Michelle Brown claimed first place in 55.93, followed by Natalie Geiger in ninth place in 59.23 and Tiffany Tibbot in 19th place in 1:03.77.
100-meter dash: Aijah Urssery placed second in 12.41.
800-meter run: McKinzie Schulz placed third in 2:16.72, followed by Allison Schroeder in fifth place in 2:18.41 and Kelly Langhans in seventh place in 2:20.11. Alexa Aragon finished ninth in 2:21.48, followed by Molly Hirt in 10th place in 2:23.15 and Angela Ryck in 19th place in 2:33.74.
400-meter hurdles: Sasha Blanchard placed third in 1:04.34, followed by Jaclyn Winkel in fourth place in 1:05.47 and Ann Marie Kelly in sixth place in 1:05.95.
200-meter dash: Aijah Urssery placed first in 26.19, followed by Natalie Geiger in fourth place in 26.72.
3,000-meter steeplechase: Ryan Russ claimed fifth place in 12:07.51.
Javelin Throw: Peter Kristiansen finished in fourth place (45.49m).
Long Jump: Patrick Glass placed fifth with a mark of 6.46m.
High Jump: Doug Onuscheck finished in fifth place (1.84m).
Triple Jump: Connor Paladino placed sixth (11.82m).
1,500 Meters: Spencer Carter placed fourth in 3:59.30 and DJ Thornton finished eighth in 4:08.45.
800-meter run: Randall Babb finished third in 1:57.48, followed by Jack Favorite in fourth place in 1:57.66 and Mitchell Lorenz in fifth place in 1:58.29. Zac Suriano placed seventh in 2:00.59 and Kevin Hendrickson was the 20th-place finisher in 2:09.33.