University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
at IUP Ed Fry Invitational - 04/20/13
Track Fares Well at IUP Invitational
04/20/13...Elena Mingora (York, Pa.) placed eighth in the 300-meter steeple, and Sarah Budelski finished seventh in the triple jump to pace the Lady Cat track and field team at Saturday's IUP Ed Fry Invitational.
Mingora's time of 14:16.6 was good enough for seventh in the 300-meter steeple, while Budelski's 29'7.25" in the triple jump gave her a seventh-place finish and qualified her the the WVIAC Championships.
Courtney Bridge (Stahlstown, Pa.) placed eighth in the triple jump (28'11.75"), and Kelsey Parfitt (Strongstown, Pa.) was eighth in the 400-meter.
In addition, Brettlyn Neal (Pittsburgh, Pa.) qualified for the conference championships in the 400-meter hurdles (73.8), and Amanda Schriver (Chambersburg, Pa.) earned a spot in the WVIAC Championships in the 100-meter dash (13.45).
Zac Muto became Pitt-Johnstown's first male athlete to qualify for the championships with a throw of 132'10" in the javelin.
Pitt-Johnstown travels to the Shippensburg University Paul Kaiser Classic on Saturday, before closing out the season at the 2013 WVIAC Championships in Glenville, W.Va. on May 3-4.