Ohio Athletics take the season outdoors
MIAMI, Ohio – The Ohio track and field team begins its outdoor season today at Blizzard Buster, hosted by Miami, Ohio.
In the 1,500m, rookie Sara Doughman (South Lebanon, Ohio) ran a competitive race, placing seventh overall. Doughman clocked 4:45.88, while junior Kenna Loveless (Tallmadge, Ohio) finished third in her heat with a time of 4:46.71.
Senior Carina Weaver (Lexington, Ohio) ran a 10:18.38 in the 3,000m, finishing ninth overall. Sophomore Sarah Liederbach (Petoskey, Michigan) ran a 10:24.58 in her heat, placing second, while junior Bailey Roberts (North Kingsville, Ohio) ran a 10:32.93 for fourth. Rookie Jenna Razavi (Medina, Ohio) and runner-up Avril Moyer (Reynoldsburg, Ohio) also competed in 10:47.93 and 10:54.03.
In field events, fifth-year Autumn Mohan (Chillicothe, Ohio), junior Jordan Baith (Seville, Ohio) and second-year Millie Ryan (Vincnet, Ohio) competed in four events. In the shot put, Mohan threw an 11.40m, while Ryan threw an 11.27m and Baith threw an 10.72m.
On discus, Mohan came in fourth with a throw of 41.09m. Baith finished seventh with a 38.56m and Ryan threw a 36.80m. Mohan placed seventh in the hammer with 45.13m, while Baith and Ryan threw 41.17m and 37.19m.
All three throwers recorded javelin PRs with Baith in sixth, throwing 26.01m. Mohan followed in eighth place with a 25.54m and Ryan threw a 21.85m.
Next, the Bobcats will travel to Raleigh, North Carolina for the Raleigh Relays hosted by NC State. The event will begin on March 23.