Wheaton competes at New Balance Collegiate Invitational
ARMORY, N.Y. – The Wheaton College men's and women's indoor track & field teams competed at the 2012 New Balance Collegiate Invitational on Friday and Saturday.
Sophomore Mollie Lane (Hanover, Mass./Hanover) posted the highest finish for the Lyons as she placed 14th in the high jump (eastern). Senior Tope Waheed (East Providence, R.I./East Providence) and junior Sylvia Okoye (Stanhope, N.J./Pope John XXIII) finished 60th and 66th in the weight throw championship, respectively.
Sophomore Meredith Scannell (San Marino, Calif./San Marino) took 62nd in the 800m run while junior Amanda Claflin (Pembroke, Mass./Pembroke) was 65th in the long jump and 82nd in the 60m dash. The Lyons 4x400m relay team finished 22nd.
Wheaton returns to action next weekend at the Valentine Invitational in Boston, Mass.