Both the men's and women's track and field team placed fifth out of ten teams in their first meet of the season at the 2015 Pioneer Invitational Track Meet. The men tallied 52 points, defeating their nearest competitor Spalding University (46 points). The meet featured one NCAA Division II school, two NAIA schools and eight NCAA Division III teams.
David Orr took top honors for the Mountaineers, placing first in the Javelin, garnering 10 points.
Other point-winners for the men include:
David Orr, Discus - 3 points
Dylan Havens, High Jump - 6 points
Jeremy Johnson, 5000M Run - 6 points
Aldrin Vinton, Long Jump - 2 points
Ali Djire, 100M Dash - 1 point
Casey Monti, 1500M Run - 2 points
Emmanuell Kemei, 800M Run - 8 points
Dylan Havens, 400M Hurdles - 3 points
4x400M Relay (Monti, James, Haven, Kemei) - 2 points
The track and field team will compete again at the Lindsey Wilson Invite in Columbia, KY, on Saturday, March 28.