Jacks run at NDSU, MSU and USF...
The South Dakota State men's and women's track and field teams ran at the MSU Twilight in Mankato, Minn., on Thursday, the NDSU Dual on Friday in Fargo, N.D. and the USF Relays in Sioux Falls this weekend.
Both the SDSU men's and women's athletes set school records, dual records, as well as season- and personal-bests.
On the women's side, Amy Paulzine broke the SDSU school record and the NDSU Dual record in the javelin with a distance of 149 feet, nine inches.
Brooke Garner shattered
the dual record in the discus with a throw of 164 feet, 11 inches,
which is also a season best. Garner also finished second in the hammer
with a dual-record throw of 173 feet, 10 inches.
Ashley Odegaard placed first in the 100 meter dash in a dual record time of 12.26.
Gina Fritz posted a dual-record time in the 200, but finished in second with a time of 25.66.
The story was the same in the shot put, as McKenzie Johnson threw a dual-record distance, but placed third with a toss of 45 feet, five inches.
On the men's side, Jake Brinkmann set the dual record in the discus with a throw of 165 feet, two inches. Brinkmann was also second in the hammer with a toss of 180 feet, two inches.
Jake Schneller set a track record and dual record in the 800 meter run, but finished second with a time of 1:50.35.
In Mankanto, Brandon Priebe won the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 53.53.
Chris Curry was a winner in the 400 meter dash with a time of 50.82. Curry also won the 200 with a time of 22.94.
Schneller won the 1500 with a time of 3:47.33, a season best, before competing at the NDSU Dual.
Arran Davis closed out the wins with a first-place finish in the javelin throw at 186 feet, eight inches, a season-best distance.
On the women's side, Danielle Burke posted a season-best time of 4:33.33 in the 1500, good for third place.
At the USF Relays, Priebe won the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 53.87.
Chris Curry won the 100 meter dash with a time of 10.99, a personal-best time on the season. Curry also posted a personal-best time of 21.72 in the 200 en route to second.
Trent Lusignan placed first in the 5000 meter run with a time of 15:03.61 and also finished second in the 1500.
Jared Vlastuin was best in the high jump with a height of six feet, eight and three-fourth inches. Vlastuin also won the long jump with a leap of 24 feet, 11 inches.
Calvin Cammack earned a top finish in the pole vault with a height of 16 feet, six and three-fourth inches.
Jake Brinkmann broke the school record in the hammer throw by nearly four feet with a toss of 195 feet, one inch to secure first place. Brinkmann also won the discus with a throw of 165 feet, seven inches.
On the women's side, Brooke Garner broke the SDSU record in the discus with a throw of 173 feet, three inches, to win the event.
Krista Creager was tops in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:15.99.
Lora Shearer won the 100 meter hurdles in 14.67.
In the high jump, Mary Wirth cleared five feet, eight and one-half inches, a season best, for first place.
McKenzie Johnson was a winner in the shot put with a distance of 42 feet, nine and one-half inches.
Ashley Odegaard posted a season-best in the long jump by nearly seven inches with a leap of 18 feet, 11 and one-fourth inches, good for second.
Complete results from the NDSU Dual, MSU Twilight and USF Relays are available at the beginning of this article.