Track Dashes at Purple Tiger Invitational
FAU's 4x400 team placed second at the Purple Tiger Invitational.

FAU's 4x400 team placed second at the Purple Tiger Invitational.

Jan. 24, 2004

Baton Rouge, LA - Claudia Beitel notched two second-place finishes Saturday, as Florida Atlantic University's track team competed at the Purple Tiger Invitational in Baton Rouge, LA. In all, FAU had seven finishers within the top five at the indoor meet. Beitel's two finishes came in the 3000m and one mile championship run. The senior ran a 10:20.27 and a 5:02.47, respectively.

Ashley Stough grabbed a third-place finish in the weight throw. Stough tossed the weight 14.85m.

Marilyn Stephens in the 200m (25:78), Helenor Wilson in the 400m (59:72), and Brittany Powers in the 5000m (19:02.92), all placed fifth in their respective events.

The Lady Owls 4x400 team also placed within the top five. The squad's 3:59.97 was good enough for second place.

FAU will next run indoors at the Tiger Invitational February 14, in Clemson, SC.

FAU Results

Weight Throw
Ashley Stough (14.85m/3rd)
Nina Panebianco (14.82m/4th)

Shot Put
Ashley Stough (12.06m/15th)
Nina Panebianco (10.91m/25th)

3000m
Claudia Beitel (10:20.27/2nd)
Monika Grabowiecka (11:05.08/18th)

5000m
Brittany Powers (19:02.92/5th)
Sara Anzardo (20:22.82/11th)

 

 

Mile
Amy Springer (5:33.16/8th)
Monika Grabowiecka (5:33.36/9th)
Artemis Saridakis (5:41.88/15th)

Mile Championship Run
Claudia Beitel (5:02.47/2nd)

400m
Helenor Wilson (59.72/5th)
Raynell Hagberg (59.89/6th)
Cindy Lane (1:01.70/16th)

200m
Marilyn Stephens (25.78/5th)
Shannon Demarest (27.11/22nd)

Distance Medley
FAU A (13:30.66/10th)

4x400m
FAU A (3:59.97/2nd)

Long Jump
Ariel Davis (5.18m/15th)

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