BW Finishes Final Day of the Annual University of North Carolina Charlotte 49er Invitational Meet
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA -- Baldwin Wallace University men’s and women’s track and field
teams competed today (Saturday, March 17, 2012) on the final day of the annual University of North Carolina Charlotte 49er Invitational Meet. The meet includes schools from Division I, II, III, NAIA and the Junior College ranks.
For the men, junior Zach Marinucci (Brunswick) and senior Miles Moore (Gettysburg, Pa./Delone Catholic) finished second and fourth respectively in the men’s shot put. Marinucci had a distance of 16.37 meters and Moore 15.83 meters.
In addition, senior Mitch Supan (Medina/Walsh Jesuit) finished eighth overall in the men’s discus throw with a distance of 47.45 meters. Marinucci had a throw of 47.09 meters placing ninth overall. Finishing tenth overall, was the men’s 4x400 meter relay team consisting of freshman Dannie Mack (Massillon/Washington), Cody Smith (Brunswick) and seniors Mike Smith (Wintersville/Indian Creek) and Dan Sloat (Medina) with a time of 3:22.16 Mike Smith also finished 14th overall in the men’s triple jump with a distance of 13.11 meters.
For the women, junior Cristina Perrine (Middleburg Heights/ Midpark) finished ninth overall in the women’s shot put with a distance of 12.34 meters. Also in the shot put for the women, senior Leslie Pernell (Sprinfield/ Catholic Central) finished 11th overall with a distance of 12.07 meters. The women’s 4x100 relay team finished tenth overall with a time of 49.99. The team consisted of sophomore Shequella Greeno (Lima), senior Lauren Nanni (Parma/Padua Franciscan), and juniors Kaylan Lemon (Canton/Massillon Perry) and Brittany Sterling (Lima/Senior).
The Yellow Jackets will be back in action March 31, when they compete in the Ohio Athletic Conference Split Meet (East) at John Carroll University in University Heights, Ohio.
FOR MORE BW Sports Information, please contact Sports Information Director Kevin Ruple by telephone at 440-826-2327 and e-mail at email@example.com. or Assistant SID Jeff Miller by phone at 440-826-2780 and email at firstname.lastname@example.org Fans can access the latest BW athletics information at www.bw.edu/athletics and we invite you to join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bwyellowjackets and Twitter at http://twitter.com/bwathletics