Entries tagged with ‘heptathlon’
Janey Helland, Laura Secor and Erica Roelofs of the Gustavus women's track and field team, and Carl Stenoien and Matt Flotterud of the men's track and field team are set to compete in the heptathlon and decathlon competitions at the MIAC Mulit's on May 5-6 in Northfield, Minn.
Gustavus Adolphus senior track and field standout Janey Helland earned a total of 4,735 points to finish fifth in the heptathlon at the Drake Relays held in Des Moines, Iowa. Helland is the first Gustavus athlete to compete in the heptathlon at the meet. Her score automatically qualifies her for the NCAA Championships and is the second best recorded in NCAA Division III so far this season.
Gustavus junior Jered Hokenson sits second in the men's decathlon, while senior Blythe Bittman is third in the women's heptathlon following day one of Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Multi-Event Championships Thursday at Carleton's Laird Stadium in Northfield. Hokenson has 3087 total points through five of ten events, while Bittman has 2426 total points through four of seven events. The Multi-Event Championships conclude Friday.