Track & Field Concludes Action at GVSU Tune-Up|
Feb. 21, 2014
ALLENDALE, Mich.- The men’s and women’s track and field teams concluded action at the Grand Valley State Tune-Up Friday evening.
The women were led by freshman Imani Dixon who competed in both the 400-and 200-meter run. Dixon crossed the finish line in 58.51 seconds taking home third-place in the 400-meter dash. In the 200 meters, she secured fourth-place against 32 competitors, recording a mark of 25.75 seconds.
Senior Mariya Denisenko participated in the long jump leaping a distance of 5.22m.
On the men’s side, Angelos Karkalis ran the mile, crossing the finish line sixth with a time of 4:18.47.
West Chicago, Ill. native, Gunnar Sterne ran the 800 meters recording a mark of 1:54.97.
Seyi Ogunleye took home second-place in the triple jump, leaping 14.32m.
The Flames return to action March 1-2 when they travel to Youngstown, Ohio for the Horizon League Championship.