Ponick wins WIAC javelin title
The UW-River Falls women finished sixth and the men placed eighth at the WIAC Track and Field Championships at UW-Platteville Friday and Saturday.
Becky Ponick won her second individual conference championship in the javelin with a throw of 126-feet, 2-inches, on Friday. Ponick, a Stanley-Boyd High School graduate, also won the title in 2008 with a throw of 113-1. Teammate Colleen Kopel took second at this year's meet with a distance of 117-1.