TACOMA, Washington – The Puget Sound men's and women's 2019 indoor track & field season begins this weekend in the Washington State Open in Pullman, Washington.
Emery Bradlina qualified for the NCAA Division-III Championships during the 2018 indoor track & field season. She competed on the national stage in the 800-m run, where she placed 16th overall.
Wells, wells, well
Matt Wells was named the Men's West Region Indoor Track Athlete of the Year in 2018, as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. His season included a school record in the 60-m hurdles (8.23 seconds), which was tops in the region.
Senior Lura Morton joins the Puget Sound women's track & field team for the first time in her Logger career. She is a four-year letter winner and two-time Northwest Conference champion with Puget Sound women's soccer.
From the course to the track
Several Puget Sound men's and women's cross country runners continue the athletic year with Puget Sound track & field. The group includes 2018 NWC Men's Cross Country Champion and NCAA Men's qualifier Colin Monaghan, NCAA Women's qualifier Emery Bradlina, and two-time Women's Cross Country All-NWC honoree Samantha Schaffer. Rachael Metzler, Jack Monaghan, Liam Monaghan, and Isaac Fournier are also among the Logger cross country runners that will compete in track & field.
Puget Sound is slated to compete in Seattle, Jan. 25-26, in the Husky Invitational. The Loggers return to Pullman, Washington for the Cougar Indoor, Feb. 1-2.
Loggers competing this weekend
Friday, Jan. 18
4 p.m. - 35# wt (M): Heidari
Saturday, Jan. 19
10 a.m. - Long Jump (M): Wells
10:30 a.m. - High Jump (W)(4'9"): Denham
10:40 a.m. - 60m Dash Qual. (W): Haskins, Hunt, Morton, Volk
11:45 a.m. - Mile Run (W): Metzler, Schnorr
12 p.m. - Long Jump (W): Haskins
12:15 p.m. - Mile Run (M): DeWitt, C.Monaghan, L.Monaghan,
12:30 p.m. - High Jump (M)(5'8.75"): Wells
Shot Put (M): Heidari, Wells
2 p.m. - 400m Dash (W): Klein, Stills
2:30 p.m. - 400m Dash (M): Sutherland
3 p.m. - 800m (W): Bradlina, Cottnair, Metzler
3:15 p.m. - 800m (M): DeWitt, Fournier, J.Monaghan
3:30 p.m. - 200m Dash (W): Haskins, Hunt, Klein, Morton, Stills, Volk
4:05 p.m. - 200m Dash (M): Sutherland
4:40 p.m. - 3000m (W): Schnorr
5:10 p.m. - 3000m (M): C. Monaghan, L. Monaghan
5:40 p.m. - 1600m Relay (W): A - Bradlina, Klein, Stills, Metzler
5:55 p.m. - 1600m Relay (M): A - Southerland, Wells, Fournier, J. Monaghan