WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – UNCG men’s and women’s indoor track teams completed the first day of the Wake Forest Invitational on Saturday at JDL FastTrack. The women competed in four different event finals while the men had three.
Ashlyn Dalton (Mastic, N.Y./Eastport South Manor Jr./Sr.), Malea Smith (Davidson, N.C./William Amos) (2:29.11), Anna Habich and Taylor Delaney (Hope Mills, N.C./South View) placed fourth in the distance medley-run at a time of 13:31.10. In the 800-meter Josie McGee (Apex, N.C./Apex) got 11th place at 2:28.27, and Kassidy Dill (Milford, Maine/Orono) (2:35.56) was 21st. Ariana Garcia (Beulaville, N.C./East Duplin) earned 11th place in the mile with a time of 5:28.29 while Kelsey Barrett (Hunstville, Ala./Buckhorn) (5:42.08) was 21st. In the 3,000 meter Holly Mordoff (Silver Spring, Md./Clarksburg) ran a time of 11:10.07 for 12th place, and Lefler McManus (11:23.66) got 22nd.
The relay team of Alex Roy (Clayton, N.C./Clayton), Logan Sprinkle (King, N.C./West Stokes), Juan Rodriguez and Colyn Todd (New Castle, Del./Roman Catholic) placed eighth in the distance medley with a time of 11:19.80. Ewan Hynes (Cornelius, N.C./William Amos Hough) placed 26th in the mile-run while Weston Clayton (Raleigh, N.C./Millbrook) had a time of 4:47.25 for 31st. Preston Gaines registered a time of 56.03 for 48th place in the 400-meter.
The second day of the invitational starts tomorrow at 10:00 a.m.