UNCG took to the track at the Irwin Belk Track & Field Center Saturday, competing in the 49er Classic.
UNCG took to the track at the Irwin Belk Track & Field Center Saturday, competing in the 49er Classic.
Courtesy: UNCGSpartans.com

Relay Squads Run Strong for Track & Field at the 49er Classic

UNCGSpartans.com 03-18-2017

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Competing in its second meet in as many days, UNCG took to the track Saturday at the Irwin Belk Track & Field Center on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in the 49er Classic.

The Blue and Gold’s highest for both the men and the women came in the 4x100 meter relay races. The men’s team placed 19th with a time of 43.23, while the women’s squad took 24th in 53.43.

In the 4x400 meter relay, the men’s A team finished 32nd in 3:42.00, while the C team garnered 36th in 4:42.57. On the women’s side, the A team took 35th with a time of 4:40.12, followed immediately by the B team in 36th with a time of 4:48.23.

Kayla Wetherell (Youngsville, N.C./Franklinton) finished 61st in the 800 meters, crossing the finish line in 2:34.44. In the men’s rendition of the race, David Guthrie (Fayetteville, N.C./South View) placed 66th in 2:04.23.

Complete results from the 49er Classic can be found below.

Women’s 4x100 Meter Relay

24. UNCG – 53.43

Men’s 4x100 Meter Relay

19. UNCG – 43.23

Women’s 800 Meters

61. Kayla Wetherell – 2:34.44

71. Sarah Desantis – 2:40.08

82. Anna Habich – 2:52.54

Men’s 800 Meters

66. David Guthrie -     2:04.23

Women’s 4x400 Meter Relay

35. UNCG – 4:40.12

36. UNCG – 4:48.23

Men’s 4x400 Meter Relay

32. UNCG – 3:42.00

36. UNCG – 4:42.57


-UNCG-

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