LAWRENCE – The Indoor Track season got underway on Friday with the Raven Track & Field program traveling to Lawrence to compete in the annual Bob Timmons Challenge hosted by the University of Kansas.
The Raven Women took 10th place out of 18 participating schools while the Raven Men took fifth place out of 17 participating schools.
For the Raven Women, they scored points in nine of the 14 events they contested. Top individual finishers for the women's team were Lucy Defilippis with a fourth-place finish in the mile and Irene Anderson with a fourth-place finish in the 60-meter hurdles.
Keishonda Rose - seventh place - 60 meters
Devaney Banks - seventh place - 800 meters
Katie Weaver - eighth place - 800 meters
Lucy Leighton - sixth place - 3000 meters
Katherine Ross - seventh place - 3000 meters
Camille Mancini - fifth place - 60-meter hurdles
4x400 meter A relay (Megan Quickly, Weaver, Camrie Ventry, Mollie Ambuul) - fifth place
4x400 meter B relay (Rose, Sarah Lucas, Mancini, Banks) - sixth place
Sarah Lucas - eighth place - long jump
Catherine Boruch - fifth place - triple jump
Irene Anderson - eighth place - triple jump
Lindsey Grant - eighth place - weight throw
Jerel Rawls - third place - 400 meters
Bobby Schopp - second place - 800 meters
Simon Holly - third place - 800 meters
Andrew Doyle - fifth place - 800 meters
John Danner - third place - 1000 meters
Andrew Kaiser - fifth place - Mile
Joseph Lynch - fifth place - 3000 meters
Daniel LaPlante - sixth place - 3000 meters
4x400 meter A relay (Taner Sass, Holly, Schopp, Rawls) - fourth place
4x400 meter B relay (Daniel Gorsich, Doyle, Deven Sesler, Jeremiah Connealy) - sixth place
Connelly - second place - high jump; fourth place - triple jump
Scott Brannan - fourth place - shot put
The Bob Timmons Challenge is the only scheduled indoor competition of the both teams this semester. They will continue to train and return to competition on Jan. 14 when they travel to Crete, Neb., to compete in the Scott Nisely Memorial Classic hosted by Doane College.