April 28, 2017

Brown & Owens Lead Lady Cats in Joplin

The women's track team participated Friday in the MSSU Bill Williams/Bob Laptad Invitational hosted by Missouri Southern State University in Joplin.  Teams from colleges and universities of varying sizes participated in the meet, including big names such as Pitt State, Dallas Baptist, Rogers State, John Brown, SNU, UCM, Missouri S&T, and others.  

Placing 8th in the women's high jump was Jordan Owens with a jump of 1.62m (5'3.75), and placing 11th in the 800 meters was Emily Brown with a time of 2:31.73.

Other results for Lady Cat participants include:

Women's 100 meters - Kayla Keene (17th place), 13.80 and Jordan Owens (18th place) 13.85

Women's 200 meters - Kayla Keene (23rd place) 28.43

Women's 800 meters - Emily Brown (as noted above), Madison Bagg (14th place) 2:37.42

Women's high jump - Jordan Owens (as noted above)

Women's discus - Brittany Johnson (11th place) 98'7"

This meet closes out the 2017 season of the Lady Bobcats Track and Field team.  Congratulations to each of the participants who worked hard throughout the school year to compete and represent College of the Ozarks!