Sports Editor Note: Sam Holtz was a graduate of the STC Class of 2014. She was a multi-time State qualifier in Shot Put in high school as well as a Drake Qualifier. She is the daughter of Kathy Holtz of Toledo.
WAVERLY, Iowa-- The Wartburg women's outdoor track and field team won its own Select Meet with 248 points. The Knights finished ahead of Division I opponent, Northern Iowa.
The Orange and Black won six events as senior Becca Cherry (Waverly) claimed both the 100 and 200m dashes.
100m dash: Cherry, 12.57
200m dash: Cherry, 26.25
800m run: Taylor Officer, 2:15.97 (At press time, ranks 13th in DIII)
400m hurdles: Aubree Taylor, 1:04.13
4x400m relay: 3:57.32 (Ranks sixth in DIII at press time)
4x800m relay: 9:28.66
Women's Team Scores
1 Wartburg , 248
2 Northern Iowa , 208.66
3 Loras, 155.25
4 Concordia (Wis.) , 93
5 Mount Mercy , 70.08
At the time of this story, here are other finishes from this weekend that are ranked in the top 10 in DIII:
Heptathlon: Courtney Sowle, 2nd
Shot Put: Sam Holtz, 10th