Cobbers Collect PRs At USD Tune-Up

The quartet of (L-R) Grace Ivesdal, Kaitlyn Rooney, Merrit Miller and Amelia Landsverk all posted PR times at the USD Tune-Up.
The quartet of (L-R) Grace Ivesdal, Kaitlyn Rooney, Merrit Miller and Amelia Landsverk all posted PR times at the USD Tune-Up.

NORTHFIELD, Minn. (5/07/21)---Concordia had five athletes record personal-best times at the USD Tune-Up on Friday. Freshman 2-sport athlete Maddie Guler clocked her top times in both the 100 and 200 meters. She ran a 13.32 in the 100 and a 27.47 in the 200.

Senior Meritt Miller moved down to the middle-distance genre and recorded a PR time of 2:25.98 in the 800 meters.

A trio of CC runners all had PRs in the 1500 meters. Amelia Landsverk, Kaitlyn Rooney and Grace Ivesdal all clocked their best times in South Dakota. Landsverk led the three with a mark of 5:08.93 while Rooney was close behind at 5:09.96 and Ivesdal finished in 5:53.10.

Senior Josie Herrmann had the top finish of any Cobber at USD. She placed 12th with a time of 2:16.20. Herrmann owns the fastest time in the MIAC in the 800 this year. Her season-best mark of 2:12.69 is also No.8 in all of Division III this year.                  
UP NEXT: Concordia will look to come together and put even more PRs on the board when they compete in an MIAC Championship Meet on May 14-15 at Hamline.

COBBER NOTABLES:
South Dakota Tune Up
University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD

PERSONAL RECORDS:
100- Maddie Guler
200- Maddie Guler
800- Meritt Miller
1500- Amelia Landsverk, Kaitlyn Rooney, Grace Ivesdal

Ole Open
St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN
May 8, 2021

COBBER ALL-TIME LIST:
Discus Throw- Cayle Hovland – 146-4 (44.60m) – All-Time #5
Hammer Throw- Allyson Kangas – 145-5 (44.34m) – All-Time #14

PERSONAL RECORDS:
400- Meg Shercliffe
100 Hurdles- Lauren Forness
Triple Jump- Sidney Lodge
Discus Throw- Cayle Hovland, Sofia Palme
Hammer Throw- Allyson Kangas
Javelin Throw- Aubrie Werk, Carlie Heinecke (tie)