NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont Track and Field Teams turned in more stellar results this weekend at the Jesse Owens Track Classic. The Bruins picked up numerous top-40 finishes and set several personal records over the two-day meet.
On the final day of the meet, BU excelled with several student-athletes recording PRs in their respective events. Junior Marcus Bridger-Wilkinson (Newbury, England) finished third in a field of more than 40 competitors with a new PR of 1:51.28. Sophomore Emily Davis (Murfreesboro, Tenn.) took third in the 400m with a PR 56.07 while junior John Inniger (Arlington, Ohio) was 14th in the 200m (21.80). In the high jump, senior Sarah Wrieden (Middletown, Md.) set a PR with mark of 1.65m (5'5") to take 11th.
The Belmont women's 4x400m relay team finished ninth with a time of 3:55.79.
At the Mt. SAC Relays, senior Matt Miller (LaPorte, Ind.) took 19th in the Olympic Development Elite 10,000m with a time of 30:14.78.
The Bruins return to action May 2-3 at the OVC Outdoor Championships, hosted by SIUE.