Meyer and Hagen Set School Marks at Miami
Saturday, April 10, 2004
Amanda Meyer (Somerset, Wis./Somerset H.S.) and Holly Hagen (Hobart, Ind./Hobart H.S.) each set new school records on Saturday afternoon at the Miami Invitational held in Oxford, Ohio.

As a team the Crusaders finished ninth with 19 points while the host RedHawks won with 187 points.

Meyer finished sixth in the pole vault clearing 11'3 ". Her mark bettered her own school record from last season by 7 ". Hagen also improved upon her own school mark set earlier this year in the hammer throw with a toss of 147'5". She placed fifth in the event.

Heather Furr (Plainfield, Ill./Plainfield H.S.) and Jessica Cherrington (Roseburg, Ore./Umpqua Valley Christian H.S.) finished sixth and seventh respectively in the javelin. Furr turned in a toss of 110'1", while Cherrington's effort fell just one inch shy of her teammate.

On the oval, Amanda Lee (South Lyon, Mich./South Lyon H.S.) finished third in the 3000m steeplechase with a time of 11:26.56, just .52 seconds out of a runner-up position. Elizabeth Whiting (Parma, Mich./Western H.S.) finished eighth in the 5000m with a time of 18:13.52.

The Crusaders will return to action next Friday and Saturday at the Pacesetter Invitational held in Terre Haute, Ind. Friday's action begins at 3:30 p.m. with Saturday's events beginning at 9:30 a.m.