LYNCHBURG, Va. -- The Guilford College track and field teams competed in the Wildcat Invitational hosted by Randolph College on Saturday. The women garnered 18 points and placed eighth. The men earned 17 points and finished tenth.
The Guilford women scored big in the javelin throw. Shannon Petsch was runnerup in the event and reaped eight points. Her toss of 27.0M was the fourth-best in program history. Teammate Micheleigh Higgins placed third (six points). The freshman's throw of 24.06M was the tenth-best in Quaker lore.
In the long jump, Ranicha Sargeant finished in fifth place of 16 competitors. Her distance of 4.12M earned Guilford four points.
The Quakers next compete at the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Championships. The two-day meet begins on Friday (4/19) at Randolph College in Lynchburg.
April 20, 2019 Wadell and Petsch Set Guilford Records at ODAC Championship
April 13, 2019 Guilford Women Competed at Wildcat Inviational
April 6, 2019 Quaker Track & Field Teams Competed at Elon
March 30, 2019 Women's Track & Field Team Competed at Trojan Challenge
March 16, 2019 Jamie Britt Runs Seventh Fastest 200 at W&L Carnival
March 15, 2019 Quaker Long Jumpers Excel at the W&L Carnival
February 24, 2019 Quakers Closed Indoor Season at ODAC Championships
February 16, 2019 Guilford Track & Field Teams Tune Up for ODACs at JDL DMR Invite
February 2, 2019 Quaker Track and Field Teams Competed at Last Minute Invitational
January 19, 2019 Sargeant Led Quaker Women's T&F at Wake Forest Invite
January 16, 2019 160 Named to Guilford College Fall 2018 Student-Athlete Honor Roll
December 2, 2018 Ranicha Sargeant Sets 60M Record as Women's Track Opens Year
November 12, 2018 Guilford's Marla Lindsay Earns Exclusive Coaching Opportunity
September 13, 2018 Marty Owens Named Director of Track & Field and Cross Country