Southern women take home three titles at ESU
Emporia, Kan. -- The Missouri Southern women's track and field team took home three titles at the State Farm/Emporia State Relays today in Emporia.
Vengels picked up a provisional and nearly missed an automatic qualifier with a height of 5-8. Gayla Booth placed 12th in the event.
Green won the shot put with a provisional distance of 45-1.75, while Kylie Cornman placed fourth with a heave of 42-9.75. Green also placed 8th in the discus with a distance of 136-06, while Kylie Jones was 11th.
Kelly McKay and Jasmin Hughes placed 6th and 7th in the 100m dash, while McKay placed 8th in the 200m. Carita Riutta and Maggie Tennal placed 4th and 12th in the 1,500m, while Elizabeth Corcoran and Kasey Meadows were 10th and 11th in the 400m hurdles.
The Lions will be back in action next weekend competing at the ESU Multi's on Thursday and Friday and then at Pittsburg State on Saturday.