Update: Ellsworth's Place finishes eighth in NCAA meet, Prescott's Peloquin All-American too
Ellsworth's Morgan Place finished in eighth place in the NCAA Division II National Indoor Track and Field Meet Saturday in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Place ran the 5,000-meters in 17:28.72 for the University of Minnesota-Duluth. She had the only team points the Bulldogs scored in the meet. The finish was good enough for another All-American showing.
The winning time was in 17:19.28 by Shippenburg, Pa. State's Neely Spence. Lincoln University won the team title again.
UW-Eau Claire's women's distance medley relay team finished second, reaching All-American status. The group of Alyssa Sybilrud (So.-Savage, Minn./Burnsville), Hayley Suckow (Sr.-Elk Mound, Wis.), Maria Peloquin (Jr.-Prescott, Wis.) and Hannah Humbach (Sr.-Madison, Wis./Abundant Life) recorded a time of 11:51.63. They finished just over a second behind the University of St. Thomas (Minn.) runners.
Here are the final results from the NCAA Division III national meet held in Greencastle, Ind. at DePauw University:
--Men Final Standings
1-North Central, Ill. 52.3
2-UW-Stevens Point 34
3-UW-La Crosse 31.5
--Men Top-3 Finishers from Wisconsin
Ben Zill, UW-Oshkosh, 1st, 400-meter dash
Aaron Kehoe, UW-whitewater, 1st, 800-meter run
Nick Zeien, UW-River Falls, 2nd, 800-meter run
David Litsheimer, UW-Stevens Point, 3rd, 800-meter run
UW-La Crosse, 2nd, 4x400 meter run
UW-Stevens Point, 3rd, 4x400 meter relay
James Simms, UW-Oshkosh, 3rd, Triple Jump
Kyle Scofield, UW-Stevens Point, 2nd, Shot Put
--Women Final Standings
--Women Top-3 Finishers from Wisconsin
Ashton May, UW-La Crosse, 3rd, Triple Jump
Hayley Suckow, UW-Eau Claire, 3rd, Pole Vault
Holly Ozanich, UW-Oshkosh, 3rd, Shot Put
Emily Schudrowitz, UW-Stevens Point, 1st, 800-meter run
River Falls, 3rd, 4x400 meter relay