Track and Field Teams Complete Opening Weekend at Wake Forest
March 20, 2016

Results

Duquesne's men's and women's track and field teams opened the outdoor portion of the schedule March 18-19 at the Wake Forest Open with several Dukes turning in top five finishes.

For the women, Autumn Greba posted a personal best time in the 5,000 meter run, finishing second in 17:33. Also placing second were Victoria Soeder with a long jump of 17-6 and Shannon Taub with a high jump of 5-5.

Paige Rittelmann placed third in the high jump with a 5-4, Abby O'Connell took fourth in the 400 meter run with a time of 56.25 and Annegret Nehl finished fifth in the 800 in 2:15.80.

For the men, second place showings were turned in by Jeff Van Kooten in the 1,500 with a time of 3:53.38 and David O'Such with a 47.85 in the 400. Finishing fourth in the 400 was Mohamed Cisse with a time of 48.28 while Christian Kazanjian placed fourth in the 5K with a P.R. of 14:47.

In addition, Kyle Trinch broke his own school record in the 110 meter hurdles with a 14th place time of 15.13.

Both teams return to action on Friday, April 1 as they compete in the two-day Colonial Relays in Williamsburg, Va.

 

 

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