CENTRAL, S.C.- The Converse Track and Field team finished sventh overall at the 2017 Conference Carolinas Outdoor Championships hosted by Southern Wesleyan on April 28-29.
Hannah Asselin found the podium in the pole vault with a third place finish. Asselin was named Third Team All-Conference.
FINAL | Converse (7th)
LOCATION | Central, S.C.
HOW IT HAPPENED
Deja Attaway finished sixth overall in the 100m finals with a time of 12.70. Attaway broke her own school record in the prelims with a time of 12.521 to qualify eighth.
Ciera Richards finished 12th overall with the second best time in program history with a mark of 12.61.
Derian Cunningham qualified for the finals in the event after a prelim time of 1:00.47, which is third best in program history. Cunningham finished seventh overall in the finals with a time of 1:02.52.
Lauren Morris finished sixth in the finals with a time of 2:23.78. Morris posted a time of 2:24.35 in the prelims finishing fifth.
Jane Macsay finished 16th overall with a time of 5:36.90.
Autumn Stone finished fifth overall in the event with a time of 19:43.23.
Catera Young just missed the cut for the finals finishing ninth overall with a time of 1:13.16.
Dominique Hill placed sixth in the event by clearing 5'0.25 (1.53m).
Hannah Asselin made the podium in the event with a personal best mark of 9'9.25 (2.96m). Asselin is the first pole vaulter to podium for Converse.
Kristin Frost finished in fourth with a heigth of 9'3.25 (2.83m).
Dominique Hill broke the school record in the event with a leap of 17'0.25 (5.19m) to finish sixth overall.
Sequoya Davis posted the second best mark in program history in the event with a mark of 35'6 (10.82m). Davis finished ninth overall.
Shakura Wesley extended her school record with a heave of 35'7.5 (10.85m) to finish eighth.
Shakura Wesley finished seventh in the event with a mark of 109'1.5 (33.25m).
Jordan Cooksey extended her school record in the hammer with a mark of 121'2.5 (36.94m).
Jordan Cooksey extended another school record in the event with a mark of 92'8.5 (28.25m).