Spartans Show Success at Monmouth Midwest Indoor Invite

Jan 21, 2017

Monmouth College Midwest Indoor Invitational

MONMOUTH, Ill. - The University of Dubuque men's and women's track teams placed well at the 2017 Monmouth College Midwest Indoor Track and Field Invitational on Saturday (no team scores).

The Spartan women's team ended the afternoon winning five events while the men's team claimed seven titles, plus one fastest preliminaries qualifier. Alec Bass set a new school record in the men's 3000M run in 8:31.69, breaking his old mark set in 2016 (8:37.45).

Placewinners include:

Women
3000M run - Fabiola Ortiz (1st in 10:34.76/24 competitors)
Long Jump - Alyssa Skrove (1st 5.23M/17 competitors)
Triple Jump - Alyssa Skrove (1st 11.12M/9 competitors)
Shot Put - Tanasha Atwater (1st 14.51M/18 competitors)
Weight Throw - Tanasha Atwater (1st 17.11M/19 competitors)

Men
60M dash - Colfay Pointer (1st in Prelims :07.24?30 competitors)
200M dash - Isaiah Ellis (1st in :22.90/27 competitors)
3000M run - Alec Bass (1st in 8:31.69/15 competitors) * New UD School record
4x200M relay - 1) Kind, Ryan 2) Wissing, Kevin 3) Fowler, Tyler 4) Ellis, Isaiah (1st in 1:34.18/6 teams)
Long Jump - Blaze Barista (1st 6.53M/18 competitors)
Triple Jump - Blaze Barista (1st 13.69M/8 competitors)
Shot Put - Blaze Murfin (1st 15.67M/22 competitors)
Weight Throw - Blaze Murfin (1st 17.60M/23 competitors)