Logan, Wright Post Top Finishes SCIAC Championships

Logan, Wright Post Top Finishes SCIAC Championships

LOS ANGELES, CA – At the last team competition of the season the Beavers competed the SCIAC Championships.

WOMEN'S HIGHLIGHTS

Sarah Wright finished third in the javelin throw. The senior had her best attempt on her second throw when she recorded a mark of 114'10' to outdistance herself by over eight feet from the fourth place finisher.

Paige Logan took second place in the shot put with a thrown of 39'7" which topped her nearest competitor by over 18 inches. The junior unleashed her best throw on her sixth, and final, attempt.

In addition to those team points Logan helped bring team points in the discus throw while Wright tallied team points in the 100 meter hurdle race.

Stephanie Reynolds scored team points in the 1500 meter run with a time of 4:48.28. The sophomore finished sixth in the race.

Juliette Becker also contributed to the Beavers scoring total as she set the 3000 meter steeplechase school record with a time of 11:50.18.

The Beavers scored 25 points as they beat Whittier and Chapman to finish seventh. The 25 team points is the most ever a Caltech women's squad has ever scored at the SCIAC Championships.

MEN'S HIGHLIGHTS

Eric Martin ran the 1500 meter race in 4:03.45 to finish sixth and score points for the Beavers.

Brice Nzeukou finished tied for seventh in the high jump by clearing the bar in 5'9 3/4". Robin Yoon scored points in the long jump with his best jump of 20'11 3/4" to finish seventh overall.

Also scoring for Caltech was Matt Voss as he got a point in the 110 and 400 meter hurdle races. William Hoza finished eighth in the pole vault as the first-year clear 12'6".

The event was held at Occidental College.