BLACKSBURG – Senior Rebecca Mammel opened the 2023 season main the nation within the girls’s weight throw for Virginia Tech monitor and discipline on the Virginia Tech Invitational on Friday.
Mammel opened the burden throw together with her finest throw of the day, 22.96m. Her mark is at the moment ranked first within the nation. Sara Killinen positioned second throwing 22.17m, at the moment the third finest mark in DI. The Hokie pair had been the one girls of the day to throw previous 20m.
Sprints / Hurdles
Tech swept the lads’s 60m sprint and 300m as Cole Beck crossed the end line first within the 60 meters with a time of 6.66. Following intently behind, Ali Diaby positioned second (6.71) and Kahleje Tillmon completed third (6.77). Beck’s successful time locations him within the top-five within the nation. Within the males’s 300m, Kennedy Harrison claimed first with a personal-best time of 33.05. Judson Lincoln IV positioned second (33.33) adopted by Ali Diaby in third (33.41).
Layla Anderson began the season on a excessive notice ending first within the 60m hurdles with a personal-best time of 8.30. Anderson positioned second within the 300m stopping the clock at 38.74.
Viktor Idhammar and Star Value took dwelling a pair of occasion wins for Virginia Tech within the males’s and ladies’s 1000m. Idhammar took over the lads’s race within the ultimate 200m to win the race clocking in a time of two:23.46. Value overcame her teammate Ava Hassebrock to win the race with a time of two:48.13. Hassebrock crossed the road second at 2:48.66.
Within the girls’s 3000m, Lindsey Butler completed second with a time of 9:27.05. Hannah Ballowe adopted behind in fifth clocking in a personal-best time of 9:49.32. Arlo Ludewick completed fifth within the males’s 3000m with a time of 8:22.47.
Chauncey Chambers wanted just one try within the males’s triple leap to take dwelling the crown leaping 16.03m. Chambers is one in all three males in your entire NCAA to leap previous 16m this season.
Cierra Pyles held onto second place within the girls’s triple leap reaching a distance of 12.60m in her third try. Pyles’ mark is at the moment ranked seventh in DI.
Erin Kelleher claimed her first profession victory within the girls’s pole vault (unseeded) clearing a top of 4.0m on her first try.
The Virginia Tech Invitational will resume at 11:00 a.m. with the ladies’s excessive leap and pole vault. Observe occasions are scheduled to start at 1:00 p.m.