Wayne Sets School Record in High Jump at YSU National Invite
Feb. 5, 2017

EVENT: YSU Mid-Major National Mid-Major Invite

DATE: February 2-3, 2-17

HOST: Youngstown State University

VENUE: Watson and Tressel Training Site

SCORING: No Team Scores

QUICK RECAP: The Duquesne track and field team returned to Youngstown, Ohio for the YSU Mid-Major National Mid-Major Invite.

The Dukes had a successful weekend, having finished first in seven different events, highlighted by Liz Wayne setting a new program record in the high jump with a mark of 5-8.

Bethany Evankovich (400m/57.60, 500m/1:15.31), Hannah Gilliam (800m/2:17.15), Taylor Pletz (1000m/2:58.08), Jenny DelSignore (3000m/9:50.35) and Mercedes Oliver (Weight throw/60-4.5) also placed first in their events.

NEXT MEET: The Dukes head to Huntington, W.Va. for the Chipotle Invitational Feb. 10-11.

NOTE: Wayne broke the high jump record previously held by Shannon Taub, who had a mark of 5-7.75 earlier this season at the YSU Icebreaker.




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