Track & field teams set to compete in Parkland

Track & field teams set to compete in Parkland

TACOMA, Washington – The Puget Sound men's and women's track & field teams trek to Parkland, Washington for the Pacific Lutheran Invitational Saturday, March 9.


Logger of the Week

Freshman sprinter Ryan Sutherland was named the Logger Club Logger of the Week following the Ed Boitano Invitational (March 2). Competing in his first outdoor meet with Puget Sound, Sutherland won the 400-m dash by crossing the finish line in 52.08 seconds.


Top three

Sutherland was far from the only to finish top three in an event during the Ed Boitano Invitational. Jack Monaghan placed second in the 400-m with a time of 52.53 seconds. Isaac Fournier was second in the men's 800-m run by crossing the finish line in 1:59.00, and Colin Monaghan was third in the men's 10,000-m with a time of 31:37.13. In women's events, Rachael Metzler tied for third in the 800-m run by crossing the finish line in 2:28.65. Hannah Cottnair was third in the 400-m dash with a time of 1:07.90.


Conference comparison

Cody Dewitt enters this weekend with the Northwest Conference's top time in the 1,500-m run (4:09.60). Rachael Metzler is the NWC's top women's runner in the same event, holding a time of 4:57.45.   Sutherland's 52.08 time in the 400-m dash is the second-best finish in the NWC so far this season, and Jack Monaghan's 52.53 is third in the event. Isaac Fournier holds the NWC's second-fastest time in the 800-m (1:59.00). Colin Mongahan currently ranks second in the 10,000-m run (31:37.13).


Loggers competing this weekend

Field Events

9:30 a.m. Discus (M)(35m) - Ciara, Heidari

10:00 a.m. Long Jump (M) - McKeague

11:30 a.m. Javelin (W) - Crowell, Inouye

After men - Pole Vault (W) 2.27m - Cochran, Volk

11:30 a.m. High Jump (W) 1.38m - Denham

11:30 a.m. Hammer (M)(40m) - Ciara, Heidari

11:30 a.m. Long Jump (W) - Haskins

11:30 a.m. Shot Put (M) - Ciara, Heidari

2:15 p.m. Triple Jump (W) - Cochran

Running Events

10:50 a.m. 3000m SC (M) - L.Monaghan

11:30 a.m. 400m Relay (W) - Haskins, Morton, Stills, Hunt

11:35 a.m. 1500m Run (M) - DeWitt, Dobkin, Engledow, Fournier

11:50 a.m. 1500m Run (W) - Bradlina, Emerick, Metzler, Mulligan, Schaffer, Schnorr

12:30 p.m. 400m Dash (M) - Sutherland

12:35 p.m. 400m Dash (W) - Klein, Stills

12:50 p.m. 100m Dash (M) - Carlson, Heimbach, McKeague

1:00 p.m. 100m Dash (W) - Hunt, Morton

1:15 p.m. 800m Run (M) - Engledow, Fournier, J.Monaghan,

1:25 p.m. 800m Run (W) - Klein, Metzler, Mulligan, Schaffer

2:00 p.m. 200m Dash (M) - Heimbach, Sutherland

2:10 p.m. 200m Dash (W) - Haskins, Hunt, Morton, Stills

2:25 p.m. 5000m Run (M)- DeWitt, Dobkin, C. Monaghan, L.Monaghan

2:50 p.m. 5000m Run (W) - Schnorr

3:10 p.m. 1600m Relay (M) - Sutherland, J.Monaghan, Fournier, Engledow

3:20 p.m. 1600m Relay (W) - Bradlina, Klein, Stills, Metzler