||Southern Illinois University Edwardsville|
Track and Field
SIUE Women's Track and Field|
April 25, 2009|
SIUE Twilight Results
SIUE Posted Top Perfomance in Twilight Field
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville men's and women's track and field teams put up top performances in one of the largest fields of SIUE Twilight history.
On the Men's side, Kyle Cameron turned in the first place finish in the 3000-meter steeplechase and a top finish on the season with a time of 9 minutes and 34.49 seconds. Tony Bowman ran to a new season record in the 200-meter dash at 22.06. Also, Ben Bishop threw a season high 191-04 in the hammer throw.
Eric Mammoser tied for second in the pole vault with a jump of 16-00.75. Andrew Thierry was the top SIUE Cougar to finish in the triple jump with a jump of 13.86m.
On the women's side, Juliet Alrich turned in a first place finish and a season best performance in the 400-meter dash at 55.18. The SIUE 1600-meter relay team turned in a top performance for the season with a time of 3:55.58, while Kayla Brown finished third in the 1500-meter run with a time of 4:50.79. In the 100-meter hurdles, Megan Dennis finished in third place with a time of 14.56.
SIUE will next travel to Pacesetter Invitational on Saturday, May 2, in Terre Haute, Ind.