April 21, 2019

Women win Nine Medals at Virginia Challenge


CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va – Your Ohio State Buckeyes traveled to the University of Virginia this weekend to compete in the 2019 Virginia Challenge. The meet was not scored but the women were able to claim nine medals and, the men took six. The two-day meet showed progression for the Buckeyes again, as almost two dozen athletes created new personal bests. Among those personal bests, was a new school record set by senior Julia Rizk. Rizk was able to beat her previous time of 4:18.25s and replace it with 4:15.88s in the 1,500m.


New PR’s 

Britten Bowen – 13.81s – 100H
Cierra Pyles – 12.38m – Triple Jump
Adelaide Aquilla-  50.02m – Discus
Asa Burke – 10.88s – 100m
Tavonte Mott- 10.60s – 100m
Luke Landis – 14:04.29 – 5,000m
Evan Stifel- 14:19.75s – 5,000m
Noah Corbett – 31:42.23- 10,000m
DaJuan Seward – 7.50m – Long Jump
Davion Fisher – 7.56m – Long Jump
Mary Figler – 2:08.58 – 800m
Julia Rizk –  4:15.88s (school record) – 1,500m
Aziza Ayoub – 4:38.06s – 1,500m
Devon Leahy – 10:37.14s- 3,000S
Abby Nichols –  16:07.90s – 5,000m
Brittany Atkinson – 16:47.67s – 5,000m
Sarah Stanley  – 47.22m – Javelin
Sara McKeeman – 4.02m – Pole Vault
Nick Miller – 1:52.86s – 800m
Kalee Soehnlen – 4:31.90s – 1,500m
Lainey Studebaker – 4:4.78s – 1,500m
Garrett Doyle – 59.72m – Hammer Throw

Up Next

Ohio State will host their annual Jesse Owens Memorial Meet next weekend on Friday April 26th and Saturday April 27th. Find more meet information here.