The Glenville State College Track and Field team competed in the Marietta College Open 2. The track and field team had several men and women place in the meet.
On the women’s side in the 400 meter dash Nicole Himes placed 4th with a time of 1:01. Marteney Jacobs had a good day; she placed 1st in the 55 meter hurdles with a time of 8.72, 1st the women’s long jump, jumping 5.33 meters, and 2nd in the triple jump, with a jump of 9.44 meters.
In the women’s high jump Susan Shaw place 6th with a jump of 1.48 meters. Cindy Hillberry placed 1st in the shot put, with a throw of 12.44 meters, also Alicia Cayton placed 2nd, Bestey Nelson placed 4th, and Elsie Smith placed 5th for GSC. And in the women’s weight throw Cindy Hillberry placed 6th with a throw of 14.56 meters.
On the men’s side in the 55 meter dash Ahkeem Figgs placed 2nd with a time of 6.49, also in the event Ronnie Mills placed 2nd, Joe Mesadieu placed 8th, and Adam Leonard placed 14th.
In the 200 meter dash Joe Mesadieu placed 4th with a time of 23:00, also for GSC Leonard placed 5th, Mills placed 6th, and Figgs placed 7th.
Chris Freeman had a great day, placing 1st in the shot put and in the weight throw, and last in the men’s high jump Jordan Swiger placed 1st with a jump of 1.93 meters, Swiger also placed 2nd in the men’s long jump, with a jump of 6.31 meters.
The Track and Field teams are back in action on Feb. 20th whent they travel to Kent.