Eibs leads 800M pack to personal-best times
SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Four Jackrabbit mid-distance runners posted personal-best times Friday at the Sioux City Relays, including Jessica Eibs who dropped almost four seconds off her old personal-best time (2:16.49) in the 800-meter run. In the 800-meter run, Eibs went on to take the runner-up spot with her personal-best time of 2 minutes, 12.56 seconds. Her time today moves her seventh all-time at SDSU.
Also setting personal-best times in the 800-meter run, were Lindsey Strait, Karley Konkol and Brooke Peterson. Strait (2:15.89) took fifth, Konkol (2:17.25) placed seventh and Peterson (2:18.51) finished ninth.
Courtney Trapp bested her old personal-best height in the pole vault by two feet. Trapp cleared a height of 11 feet, 6 1/4 inches to place sixth. Also in the pole vault, Logan Amdahl set a personal-best height of 10-6 1/4 to take ninth. Trapp moves into sixth all-time at SDSU and Amdahl has the 10th-best height in school history.
Megan Viland posted a time of 13.81 in the 100-meter dash.
The 4x200-meter relay team of Viland, Elizabeth Molitor and combined for a final time of 1:49.61.,
DES MOINES, Iowa - Alex Suhr won the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Jim Duncan Invite with her personal-best time of 11 minutes, 7.49 seconds. Her time today ranks ninth all-time at SDSU.
Also in the 3,000-meter steeplechase, Kirsten Anderson took third with her personal-best time of 11:15.94.
The Jackrabbits are back in action tomorrow at the Nebraska Quad starting at 10 a.m.