Warriors Register 11 Season-Bests At NACC Championships

Photo Credit: Bill Meyer
Photo Credit: Bill Meyer

KENOSHA, Wis. (WLCSports.com) – The Wisconsin Lutheran College men's indoor track & field team competed on Saturday at the 2017 NACC Indoor Championships, finishing seventh out of nine scoring teams with 12 points inside Carthage's Tarble Athletic and Recreation Center.

THE BASICS

  • Final Results: 7th of 9, 12 Points 
  • Location: Tarble Athletic and Recreation Center, Kenosha, Wis.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Jordan Donart (De Pere, Wis./Fox Valley Lutheran) finished fourth in the 800-meter run with a season-best time of 2:00.59. 
  • WLC's distance medley relay team of Josh Eickhoff (Manitowoc, Wis./Lutheran), Jared Bruemmer (Hanover Park, Ill./Hoffman Estates), Elijah Tesch (Sun Prairie, Wis./Lakeside Lutheran), and Brady Stuck (Germantown, Wis./Kettle Moraine Lutheran) placed fifth with a season-best time of 11:32.96. 
  • Wisconsin Lutheran's 4x400-meter relay team of Joel Schamber (Wyoming, Mich./Luther Preparatory), Shemron Ross (Grand Anse, Grenada/Happy Hill Secondary), Bruemmer, and Donart also finished sixth with a season-best time of 3:39.50. 
  • Caleb Hintz (Whitewater, Wis./Whitewater) threw a season-best in the shot put with a distance of 11.75 meters. 
  • Colin Kaurich (Cicero, Ind./Hamilton Heights) also threw a season-best in the weight throw with a mark of 8.23 meters. 
  • Adam Pagel (Kenosha, Wis./Shoreland Lutheran) had season-best throws in both the shot put (10.29 meters) and weight throw (10.19 meters). 
  • Stuck also ran a personal-best in the 3,000 meters in a time of 9:59.54. 
  • Jared Traver (Janesville, Wis./Lakeside Lutheran) ran a season-best in the 200-meter dash with a time of 26.05. 
  • Schamber and Javier Cano-Telles (Milwaukee, Wis./Wisconsin Lutheran) also posted season-best times in the 55-meter hurdles (8.86) and 5,000 meters (16:33.94), respectively. 
  • Benedictine won its second straight NACC men's indoor title with 242.50 points.

UP NEXT

  • The Warriors will compete again next Friday at the Gill Athletics Final Qualifier. Events are scheduled to get underway at 4:00 p.m. inside the Tarble Athletic and Recreation Center.