The Case Western Reserve University track and field teams will be back in action this weekend, as the squad will be split between a pair of meets. Runners will be at the Otterbein April Fool's Invitational at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio on Friday, March 30th, while the throwers will be competing at the Carnegie Mellon Quad at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Saturday, March 31st.
Action at the Otterbein April Fool's Invitational on the track will start at 11:00 a.m., with a rolling schedule. For more information, CLICK HERE.
The Carnegie Mellon Quad will begin with field events starting at 10:00 a.m. Fans can follow all of the action with live stats at http://www.enrollment.cmu.edu/athletics/track/.
Case Western Reserve is coming off another strong performance at the Amy Adams Memorial Invitational last weekend, with both the men and women placing first in the team standings at the meet.
Currently two different individual Spartan men have registered marks that rank among the top-20 competitors in Division III this season. Senior Grant Mlack is 16th in Division III with a time of 15.20 in the 110-meter hurdles, while freshman Jordan Butler is 16th with a mark of 1.93 meters in the high jump.
In addition, the Spartan women have three different individuals that have also registered marks that rank among the top-20 competitors in Division III this season. Sophomore Madeline Lindemann is 8th in Division III with a time of 37:45.82 in the 10,000-meter run, while senior Rachel Laveson is 18th in the event with a time of 39:44.01. Senior Nimi Gupta is 14th among Division III competitors with a mark of 46.14 meters.
Results and a recap from each meet will be posted to athletics.case.edu following the completion of competition.