BSU TRACK: Season comes to end with three personal records
WINONA -- The BSU track and field season came to an end with the NSIC Championships last weekend in Winona.
Sophomores Jolynne Denman and Ciara Brewster and freshman Brittany Koss each set personal bests at the meet, while the team posted six season-best marks.
Denman's performance stood out as she trimmed 46 seconds off of her previous best in the 5,000-meter run to finish in 26th place with a time of 20:19.65.
Brewster finished in 24th in the weight throw with a distance of 122 feet and seven inches, while Koss also took 24th in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 1:02.75.
Koss also ran the opening leg of a relay team that included sophomores Nikki Anderson, Nicole Crummy, and Sara Melom that finished in 12th place in the 4x400 with a time of 4:07.25, its fastest of the outdoor season.
Junior Emily Paquin and sophomore Carly Schwint also turned in their best times of 2014.
Paquin posted a time of 5:39.16 in the 1,500-meter run, while Schwint finished 21st in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 18:06.
University of Mary won the women's team championship with 169.33 points, with Southwest Minnesota State finishing in second with 127.83 points.
MSU Mankato won the men's team championship with 177 points, beating out Augustana by 48 points.