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Ohio Track and Field Finishes Second At Marshall Opener

Ohio Track and Field Finishes Second At Marshall Opener

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HUNTINGTON, W. Va. – Ohio track and field kicked off the 2018-19 indoor season at the 2018 Marshall Opener on Friday (Dec. 7) where they placed second with a score of 64.

FIELD EVENTS

Senior Gaza Odunaiya (Athens, Ohio) placed first overall in the weight throw reaching 18.64m. 

Sophomore Abby Moore placed second for Ohio in the shot put with a distance of 13.07m. Junior Tajah Haley (Washington, Pa.) finished fourth with a distance of 11.86 and freshman Autumn Mohan (Chillicothe, Ohio) finished in fifth with a throw of 11.69m.

Junior Atiya Spaulding (Chesapeake, Ohio) and junior Tajah Haley (Washington, Pa.) recorded a two way tie third-place finish in the high jump with a height of 1.50m.

RUNNING EVENTS
The running events started off with the 400m dash and Ohio senior Erin Stewart (Chardon, Ohio) finished second with a time of 1:02.00 while freshman Emma Zid (Columbus, Ohio) finished third with a time of 1:03.47

In the 60-meter dash, three Bobcats placed in the top five. The first being senior Thelma Agyekum (Delaware, Ohio) who placed third with a time of 8:01. In fourth place, sophomore Olivia Brewer (Mount Gilead, Ohio) with a time of 8:02 and in fifth sophomore Abby Summers (Powell, Ohio) with a time of 8:07.

In the 600-meter run, Ohio placed first with junior Ashleigh Carr (Oakland, Neb.) coming in at 1:34.81. 

UP NEXT
After concluding the tri-meet at Marshall, the Bobcats will enter a winter hiatus until competition resumes in 2019. Ohio will travel back to Marshall to compete in the Marshall Women's Classic on Jan. 12, 2019.

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