Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer

Case finishes fifth in pentathlon

Sarah Case (c) 2019 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Sarah Case (c) 2019 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

THE FACTS
McDaniel finishes 10th
What:
Centennial Conference (CC) women's indoor track and field championship
When:
Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 23-24
Where: Lancaster, Pa.

THE SKINNY STORY
McDaniel recorded a fifth-place finish and a program record on day one to lead the way at the 2019 Centennial Conference (CC) women's indoor track and field championship hosted by Franklin & Marshall. The Green Terror recorded four points.

THE LEADERS
Sarah Case (Frederick, Md./Urbana) led the Green Terror with a fifth-place finish in the pentathlon. She finished with 1989 points, which ranks sixth in program history. The freshman turned in personal-best marks in four events, including the shot put (9.97 meters), finishing first among the field in the event. She also had a personal-best mark in the long jump (4.15 meters), 800 (3:02.08) and high jump (1.23 meters). She posted a time of 11.66 in the 60 hurdles.
Simi Adeoye placed ninth in the weight throw with a program-record throw of 11.01 meters.

FOR THE FOES:
• Johns Hopkins won its ninth straight championship with 249.5 points, outdistancing second-place Swarthmore by 151.5 points.

THE REST OF THE STORY
Rachel Dixon (Crofton, Md./Arundel) finished 21st in the 60 with a time of 8.99 seconds.
• The distance medley relay of Megan Mesick (Fredericksburg, Va./Chancellor), Riley O'Hara (Fairfax, Va./Robinson Seminary), Maria Kropkowski (Forest Hill, Md./Bel Air) and Bailey Chapman (Bel Air, Md./Patterson Mill) was 10th with a time of 15:23.44.
• The 4x800-meter relay of Megan Mesick, Riley O'Hara, Mackenzie Meyer and Bailey Chapman was 10th with a time of 11:32.92.

THE INSIDE STORY
Sarah Case was 17th in the shot put (9.71 meters).
Simi Adeoye finished 22nd in the shot put (9.04 meters).

NEXT UP
McDaniel opens the outdoor season at the Navy Spring Meet on Saturday, Mar. 30.