Event: SBU Outdoor Open
Results: Men-15th (8 pts); Women-19th (3 pts)
Location: Bolivar, Mo.
BOLIVAR, Mo. – The Evangel men's and women's track and field teams competed in the SBU Outdoor Open on Saturday in Bolivar.
Facing stiff competition against numerous NCAA D-I and D-II schools, Evangel fought hard and recorded several top 10 finishes.
Jacob Gillies placed fifth in the high jump event with a height of 1.95 meters.
The men's 4x100 meter relay team finished their afternoon in sixth place overall with a time of 43.24 seconds.
Delaney Weimer recorded a seventh place finish on Saturday in the 100 meter dash, finishing with a time of 12.17 seconds.
William Boivin finished his afternoon with an eighth place finish in the 110 meter hurdles with an official time of 15.12 seconds.
Abigail Good placed eighth in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 1:10.10.
The 4x100 meter women's relay team finished their afternoon with a time of 51.63, good for ninth place overall.
Eric Patterson rounded out top 10 finishes for the Valor with a ninth place finish in the 3000 meter run, recording a time of 9:40.52.
Competing against tough competition, the Valor men finished in 15th overall and the Valor women placed 19th.
Evangel will take a week off and compete in the UCM Mule Outdoor Relays on Friday (Apr. 15) in Warrensburg, Mo.
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