The Crusader track squads competed at the University of Dubuque’s Spartan Invitational today, their final meet of the indoor season.
In the women’s events, Krista Bushkofsky won the 55m hurdles with a time of 8.27 seconds, which breaks her own school record set in December by .17 seconds.
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Chantel Kyler took second place in the triple jump, bounding 10.73m. Kyler also took fourth place in the high jump, clearing 1.55m.
Anna Cole earned a fifth place finish in the 400m dash, clocking 1:03.61.
The Crusader women scored 51 points and placed fourth out of seven teams.
In the men’s events, Tyre Hall placed third in the triple jump, bounding 13.32m. Marcus Seaton earned a sixth place finish in the 200m dash with a time of 23.16 seconds. Nick Peterson rounded off the scoring for the Crusader men with his eighth place finish in the pole vault. Peterson’s best clearance of 4.45m shatters the previous Clarke record.
The Clarke men scored 10 points and placed eighth out of eight teams.
The next indoor competition for those who qualified will be the NAIA Indoor Track and Field Championships, which will be held from March 2-4 in Johnson City, Tennessee.