Sophomores Joe Feldmann (Oregonia, Ohio) and Nick Jaeger (Terre Haute, Ind.) earned top-five finishes to lead Hanover College’s men’s track & field team to an 11th-place finish at the DePauw University Outdoor Invitational in Greencastle, Ind.
Feldmann placed second out of a field of 24 athletes in the 400 meters with a time of 50.68 seconds. Jaeger finished fifth in the high jump with a lead of 1.85 meters.
Hanover turned in four eighth-place finishes in the meet, including three in field events.
Junior Justin Baldwin (North Vernon, Ind.) led the field effort with an eighth-place finish in the javelin. His throw sailed 147-feet, eight-inches.
Feldmann teamed with sophomore Jack Schoening (Noblesville, Ind.), junior Richie Sellers (Noblesville, Ind.) and senior Brendan Kelly (Indianapolis, Ind.) for an eighth-place effort in the 4x400-meter relay. The unit covered the distance in 3:28.80.
Sellers also posted an 11th place finish among 54 runners in the 800 meters with a time of 2:00.45.
Junior Logan Wells (Scottsburg, Ind.) posted a 12th-place finish in the 5,000 meters in 15:55.40.
Hanover totaled 23 points in the event. Vincennes University captured the team title with 147.5 points.
Published Saturday, April 5, 2014