Lisa Brown Finishes 3rd In Javelin At Drake Relays

Posted on April 24th, 2009 by

Lisa Brown finished third in the javelin at the Drake Relays.

Lisa Brown finished third in the javelin at the Drake Relays.

Gustavus senior Lisa Brown (Lake Crystal, Minn.) finished third in the javelin at the prestigious Drake Relays with a NCAA automatic distance of 161 feet. Brown, whose mark is the second-best throw in Division III so far this outdoor season, was the only non-Division I competitor to finish in the top ten. Kara Patterson of Purdue won the event with a throw of 177 feet, 9 inches.

Brown was the only member of the Gustavus women’s track and field team competing at this year’s Drake Relays.

1 Kara Patterson Purdue 54.18m 177-09
2 Anna Wessman FR Texas-El Paso 50.70m 166-04
3 Lisa Brown SR Gustavus Adolphus 49.08m 161-00
4 Kim Hamilton SR Kent St 48.89m 160-05
5 Maggie Mullens SO Ohio St 46.64m 153-00
6 Laura Macauley FR Texas-El Paso 46.14m 151-04
7 Amy Lewis SR Wisconsin 45.39m 148-11
8 Leigh Petranoff FR Illinois St 44.59m 146-03
9 Roxi Grizzle FR Nebraska 40.99m 134-06
10 Marlee Kevech SR Mississippi 40.35m 132-04
11 Emily Prinsen JR Northern Iowa 39.28m 128-10
12 Meghan Austin SO Alabama-W 38.23m 125-05
13 Laura Schiltz SR Grand View 35.14m 115-03
14 Lauren Brown SO Winona St 29.86m 97-11


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