'Cats Finish In Seventh Place At GLIAC Championships
ALLENDALE, Mich. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ The Northern Michigan University womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s outdoor track and field team placed seventh at the 2005 GLIAC Outdoor Trackand Field Championships which were held at Grand Valley State University over the past two days.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU tallied 40 team points as the Lakers won the womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™steam title with 259 points.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ For complete results follow the link:ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
Jennie Lahr who had the fastest time in the 1,500-meter runafter the prelims yesterday finished in third place in the finals on Fridaywith a time of 4:35.38.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats had two other runners in the 1,500 as BrookeRediger was seventh (4:51.52) and Jessica Kalafut was 12th(5:06.87).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Stephanie Boyer scored points for the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats with a fifth placeshowing in the 400 dash (57.57).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
Rediger then turned around and was eighth in the 3,000 witha time of 10:42.51.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Danielle Stein was 15th in the 3,000 (10:59.95)as teammate Brittney Coehoorn was next with an 11:00.21.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ In the 5,000 threeÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats finished out of placing for team points as Jamie Grunert was 10th(19:07.17) as she was followed by Kara Farquhar in 11th (19:14.70)and Jane Stieber in 13th (19:23.42).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
The relays scored points for the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats in the team chase.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Boyer, Stephanie Mishica, Danielle St. Onge and Lahr were the members of the4x100 relay which placed fourth with a time of 50.06.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The 4x400 relay of KayleeLaakso, Boyer, St. Onge and Lahr was sixth in the event with a clocking of4:03.34.
Sarah Ray was 16th in the high jump for the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats(4-0.50).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Leslie Luehmann just missed scoring for the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats in the long jumpas she was ninth (16-04.25).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The shot put saw Tiffany Grubaugh placed ninthwith a throw of 39-05.75 and teammate Kelly Pavlovich was 21st(33-7.25).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Grubaugh placed fourth in the discus with a 126-00 throw.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Pavlovich was 17th in the discus (70-11).