Two School Records Fall At Washington U. 

4/2/2012 
Athletic News - Track & Field(M&W) 

St. Louis, Mo. – Two Westminster College school records and 13 modern-day bests were broken by members of the track and field teams at last weekend’s Washington University Invitational which featured athletes from more than 32 schools.

Sophomore Sarah Koestner posted a time of 18:51.7 in the 5000-meter run to shatter the school record of 19:46.62 set by Jill Klatt in 1982. The quartet of sophomore Courtney Griswold, freshman Danielle Smulczenski, junior Kim Petiford, and sophomore Sarah Ogar ran 4:16.86 in the 1600-meter relay to better the record of 4:29.10 set in 1986.

Modern-Day Bests

Women:
100-Meter Dash: Tanisha Terrell, 13.56
200-Meter Dash: Tanisha Terrell, 27.62
400-Meter Dash: Sarah Ogar, 1:00.83
* 5000-Meter Run: Sarah Koestner, 18:51.7
400-Meter Relay: Courtney Griswold, Manyima Njie, Kim Petiford, Danielle Smulczenski, 52.47
* 1600-Meter Relay: Courtney Griswold, Danielle Smulczenski, Kim Petiford, Sarah Ogar, 4:16.86
Shot Put: Danielle Smulczenski, 9.61m
* School Record

Men:
400-Meter Dash: EJ Berry, 51.39
800-Meter Run: Jared Patterson, 2:02.71
5000-Meter Run: Matt Borst, 16:22.32
10,000-Meter Run: Jake Burch, 39:04.12
1600-Meter Relay: Tony Mitchell, EJ Berry,
Jared Patterson, Myhlan Myers, 3:34.81
Long Jump: Tony Mitchell, 5.74m