Shannon Meisberger Breaks 600m School Record on Day One
CHICAGO, Ill. – A school record was broken along with multiple new PRs after the first day of the Windy City Invitational & Multis.
Shannon Meisberger broke the Arizona school indoor record for her second place performance the 600m run with an incredible time of 1:28.19. Fellow 600m runner Anna Foreman also broke her PR with a time of 1:31.61 and finished in fourth.
Alexa Porpaczy won the women's high jump for the first time this season with a height of 1.75m. Talie Bonds came in right behind her with the height of 1.75m as well, while Diana Ramos tied for fourth place and a height of 1.70m. Bonds also came in first in the qualifying for the 60m hurdles with a new PR of 8.34, which is the fourth fastest time in the Pac-12.
Trayvion White-Austin continues to impress in his first season as a Wildcat. He placed second in the qualifying of the 60m dash with a time of 6.86, as well as a second place finish in the 200m dash with a PR of 21.13. In his field performance, White-Austin placed first in the Men's Long Jump with his second PR of 7.28m and his mark is currently the tied for the fifth longest jump in the conference.
Calvin Wilson showed off his skills in the 200m dash, winning the event with a 1:18.66. Logan Hasher came in third in the event with a 1:21.54 and Damien Hackson placed fifth with a 1:22.12, which was a PR for Jackson.
The Wildcats will be back for their second day of the Windy City Invitational at 9:30 a.m. MST with the Women's Pole Vault featuring Katie Daily. A complete recap of the meets will be posted to ArizonaWildcats.com. You can also follow @ArizonaTrack on twitter throughout the day for live updates.
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