Vikings Win DMR & 300 Meter Dash At Tiffin Dragon Open

Vikings Win DMR & 300 Meter Dash At Tiffin Dragon Open

TIFFIN, Ohio – The Cleveland State track and field team continued its indoor season at the Tiffin Dragon Open Saturday, posting solid marks in multiple events.

Cleveland State came away with a pair of wins on the day, as the distance medley relay team of Karen Barrientos, Alexandria Derkacs, Samantha Butterbaugh, and Anna Brandt finished first with a time of 13:06.98, while Chan'lier Myers won the 300 Meter dash in a time of 42.91.

In the 60 Meter dash, the Vikings had two runners qualify into the finals, with Myers placing third overall with a time of 7.97 and Briah Owens placing fourth in 8.02. Both times were improvements from their qualifying marks.

Cleveland State had a strong showing in the 800 Meter run, with the Vikings placing second, third and fourth. CSU's top finisher was Brandt with a time of 2:25.78, while Butterbaugh placed third in a time of 2:28.13 and Samantha Meyer placed fourth in 2:30.86.

Owens and Gaskins also competed in the 300 Meter dash, Owens placing third with a time of 43.26 and Gaskins placing fifth in 44.53.

In the 3000 Meter run, the Jessica Finley placed second with a time of 10:44.54, while Abbey Rojeck finished seventh in a time of 11:15.95.

The Vikings got a final top-10 performance from Hannah Gaskins in the shot put, as she finished 10th with a mark of 7.37.

The Vikings will now have a week off from competition, returning to action at the Akron Invitational on Saturday, February 3.

4000M DMR
1.Barrientos, Derkacs, Butterbaugh, Brandt, 13:06.98
3.Meyer, Conrad, White, Rojeck, 13:50.42

60M Hurdles – Qualifying
14.Hannah Gaskins, 11.30
27.Andrea Wardeiner, 11.78

60M – Qualifying
3.Chan'lier Myers, 8.06
5.Briah Owens, 8.09
12.Hannah Gaskins, 8.35
19.Lauren Zawie, 8.54

3.Chan'lier Myers, 7.97
4.Briah Owens, 8.02

2.Anna Brandt, 2:25.78
3.Samantha Butterbaugh, 2:28.13
4.Samantha Meyer, 2:30.86
14.Kylie Scott, 2:39.62

1.Chan'lier Myers, 42.91
3.Briah Owens, 43.26
5.Hannah Gaskins, 44.53
7.Lauren Zawie, 45.78
8.Rachel Wenzel, 46.14
11.Deja Emmanus, 47.27
12.Andrea Wardeiner, 49.40

2.Jessica Finley, 10:44.54
7.Abbey Rojeck, 11:15.95

4x400 Relay
4.Cleveland State A, 4:21.95
6.Cleveland State B, 4:24.12

High Jump
12.Rachel Wenzel, 1.51
13.Hannah Gaskins, 1.46

Long Jump
13.Rachel Wenzel, 4.54
16.Jessica White, 4.17

Shot Put
10.Hannah Gaskins, 7.37
11.Jessica White, 6.90

12.Rachel Wenzel, 6.40