Valpo Concludes Final Day at MVC Indoor Championships
Sunday, February 28, 2021
Valpo Concludes Final Day at MVC Indoor Championships
Emanuel Daggett placed fourth in the 400-meter dash at the MVC Indoor Championships.

The Valparaiso University men’s and women’s track and field teams wrapped up the indoor portion of the schedule on Sunday with Day 3 of the Missouri Valley Conference Championships, hosted by UNI in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Emanuel Daggett (Chicago, Ill./ Gavit) recorded a top-5 finish to highlight the final day for the Brown & Gold.

How It Happened

  • Daggett, a fifth-year senior, competed in the 400-meter dash, crossing the finish line at 49.29 to place fourth overall in the event.
  • Daggett also competed in the 4x400 relay along with teammates Jared Humphrey (Hobart, Ind./Andrean), Lukas Sepulveda (Camano Island, Wash./Stanwood) and Joey Black (O’Fallon, Ill./O’Fallon). The group posted a 3:30.13 time and finished ninth overall.
  • Will Maidment (Woodstock, Ill./Woodstock) concluded Valpo’s day with an eighth-place finish in the high jump by reaching a height of 1.91m (6-3.25).

Up Next 

Valpo’s distance group will compete in the MVC Cross Country Championships on Wednesday in Evansville, Ind.