Women's Track & Field

Track & Field Squads Compete at Williams Quad Meet

Lucy Lang won the 400-meter dash on Saturday at Williams.
Lucy Lang won the 400-meter dash on Saturday at Williams.

The Middlebury track and field teams turned in a host of solid performances on Saturday when the Panthers competed at the Williams Quad Meet. The event had no team scores in a meet that featured SUNY Oneonta, WPI, Middlebury and the host Ephs. The Panthers return to action next Saturday at the NESCAC Championships hosted by Trinity.

The Panther women claimed 10 event titles on Saturday. On the track, Alex Cook won the 200-meter dash (26.15), Lucy Lang was victorious in the 400 (59.71) and Meg Wilson won the 800 (2:18.42).

In the next event, Abigail Nadler claimed the 1,500-meter run (4:40.11), while Tate Serletti won the 3,000-meter steeplechase (11:55.65). The 4x100-meter relay team of Ellie Greenberg, Cook, Kate Holly and Elizabeth Walkes won with a time of 49.86, while the 4x400-meter relay team of Gretchen McGrath, Kai Milici, Langley Dunn and Lang posted a winning time of 4:04.36.

Away from the track, Kreager Taber won the pole vault 11'1.75", Helene Rowland recorded a winning toss of 39'3.25" in the shot put, while Julia Lothrop won the javelin with a mark of 122'6".

In the men's competition, the Panthers picked up nine event wins. Nathan Hill was a double winner as an individual, claiming both the 800 (1:55.28) and the 1,500 (3:57.75). Other victories came from Nicholas Hendrix in the 200 (21.79), Jimmy Martinez during the 400 (48.76) and Tyler Farrell in the 400 hurdles (55.22). Ascencion Aispuro led the field to the finish line during the 3,000-meter steeplechase (9:38.02).

The 4x100-meter relay of Jackson Bock, Michael Pallozzi, Joshua Howard and Hendrix posted a winning mark of 42.87.

Off the track, Brenden Edwards won the discus (138'11"), while Minhaj Rahman earned the hammer throw title (168'8").