WASHINGTON - The Catholic University men's and women's indoor track & field teams competed at the 19-team Bow Tie Classic hosted by Ursinus College on Saturday, Dec. 7.
On the men's side, John Brewer had the best finish for the Cardinals. The sophomore crossed the finish line fourth with a time of 4:31.59 in the 1 Mile run. Robert Leeson was the other point scorer for the CUA, as his sixth place finish in the 800m event earned the Cards 3 points behind a 2:03.50 time.
On the women's side, sophomore Megan Ross led the way for the Cardinals, collecting four points behind a 11.32m throw in the shot put, good for a fourth-place finish. Classmate Mary Clark also broke the top-10 with a ninth place finish in the same event, posting a throw of 10.83m.
CUA had four other top-15 finishes, as Bridget Krumholz's 1:05.57 finish in the 400m dash earned her a the 14th fastest time. Maria Dextra Cercos was 13th in the 60m hurdles with a 10.68 time in the sprint. Cercos had a other 13th place finish in her second event of the day, the triple jump with a 8.93m effort. Samantha Kozlowski broke the top-15 in her collegiate debut, throwing 9.64m in the shot put.