Flynt, Johnson, Kling earn wins for track and field at Berry Field Day
Saturday, April 13, 2019
By Logan Butts
Flynt, Johnson, Kling earn wins for track and field at Berry Field Day

ROME, Ga. – The Lipscomb track and field squad competed at the 2019 Berry Field Day Invitational over the weekend.

Sophomores Haley Kling and Lauren Flynt grabbed a pair of wins for the Bisons, as did senior Kyle Johnson.

Kling won the 800m in 2:19.05. Sophomore Grace Lahey (2:20.36) finished third and Flynt (2:25.02) grabbed seventh.

Flynt won the 1500m in 4:40.04 with Lipscomb sweeping the top five: Kling (4:42.23) in second, Lahey (4:44.81) in third, senior Hannah Owens (4:46.13) in fourth, sophomore Kayla Rudie (4:46.78) in fifth, and junior Grace Oetting (4:48.20) in seventh.

Johnson earned the win in the men’s 1500m with a time of 3:59.33. Junior Brody Beiler placed ninth in 4:09.30.

 

Other notable results include:

Freshman Hanna Anderson – 4th – 400m – 59.22 seconds

Freshman Taylor Edmundson – 5th – 400m hurdles – 1:04.83

Freshman Ayse Allison – 3rd – 3000m steeplechase – 12:23.23

Sophomore Pari Manoogian – 4th – 3000m steeplechase – 12:24.95

Freshman Demontae Wilson – 5th – 400m – 50.39 seconds

Junior Randolph Wilkerson – 5th – 110m hurdles – 16.19 seconds

Wilkerson – 2nd – 400m hurdles – 55.40 seconds

Junior Brandon Belloni – 6th – long jump – 6.30m

Sophomore Kindrick McLemore – 6th – hammer throw – 38.87m

 

Lipscomb finished fifth on the women’s side with 76 total points, while the men placed in ninth with 36.

 

NEXT UP: The Mt. Sac Relays and the Georgia Tech Invitational will take place next weekend for the Purple and Gold.