March 27, 2014

Women's Outdoor T&F Report (Week 1) - Defiance Places 1st at Rose-Hulman Early Bird

GREENWOOD, IN - The Defiance College women’s track & field team won the six-team Rose-Hulman Early Bird Invitational Saturday. The Jackets held off second place DePauw by 30 points to win the event.

Defiance’s Micah Wilson (Mims, Fla./Astronaut) won two events to lead the Jackets to a team title. The freshman won the 100-meter and 200-meters dashes at the meet. Wilson’s time of 25.93 in the 200-meters currently is the fastest in the HCAC and the 10th fastest time in NCAA Division III this spring.

Margaret Sarfino (Dayton, Ohio/Kettering Fairmont) turned in a record breaking performance in the triple jump. The freshman dominated the triple jump with a winning mark of 11.04 meters, earning first place by over a full meter. The effort smashed the DC school record and is currently a top 10 mark in NCAA Division III this outdoor season.

Franklin (3rd) and Rose-Hulman (4th) also competed at the meet.

This weekend's schedule features all 10 schools in action.

For the current HCAC women's track & field indoor performance list, click here