Juniors Mackenzie Dye (New Castle, Ind.) and Briahna Chambers (Bell, Texas) highlights a collection of 10 members of Hanover College’s women’s indoor track & field squad who have earned all-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference honors.
Dye, a distance runner, and Chambers, a sprinter and jumper, were each first-team all-Heartland Conference honorees.
Juniors Jordan Moseby (Indianapolis, Ind.) and Tricia Walsh (Amelia, Ohio), sophomores Rachel Smith (Brownsburg, Ind.) and Teresa Wiczynski (Columbus, Ind.), along with freshmen Brittany Ferrell (Hillsboro, Ohio), Savannah Hubbard (Madison, Ind.) and Cami Trachtman (Carmel, Ind.), each earned second-team all-league honors.
Freshman Megan Richey (Marshall, Ill.) earned a place on the HCAC’s all-sportsmanship team.
Dye, who competed in three events, established a league indoor championship record in the women’s 5,000-meter with a time of 18:14.86.
She also placed third in the 3,000-meter run (10:40.85) and sixth in the mile run (5:29.75).
Chambers competed in five events and finished in the top four spots in every event.
She turned in a leap of 4.94 meters to capture first place in the long jump. She ran 8.11 seconds to place second in the 60-meter dash and was fourth in the 200-meter dash with a 27.21-second effort.
Chambers, Moseby, Walsh and Hubbard teamed to place second in the 4x200-meter relay with a time of 1:51.01.
Chambers, Ferrell, Trachtman and sophomore Rachel Effinger (Versailles, Ky.) notched a fourth-place finish in the 4x400-meter relay in 4:24.05.
Individually, Moseby earned a second-place finish in the 60-meter hurdles in 9.29 seconds and was seventh in the 60-meter dash with a time of 8.36 seconds.
Hubbard finished second in the long jump with a 4.89-meter effort.
Smith was fourth in the 800-meter run in 2:28.87 and finished fifth in the mile in 5:28.28.
Trachtman placed seventh in the 800 meters with a time of 2:33.28.
Walsh was eighth in the 60-meter dash in 8.46 seconds.
Hanover finished second out of ten teams in the championship with 135 points.
Published Wednesday, February 26, 2014