Track & Field Closes Out Weekend at Notre Dame
Saturday, February 3, 2024
Track & Field Closes Out Weekend at Notre Dame
Anthony Vassolo had a PR in the 400 on Saturday.

The Valparaiso University men’s and women’s track & field teams finished out a two-day weekend of action at the Meyo Invitational, competing against stiff competition in a meet hosted by the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Ind.

How It Happened

  • In the throws, Tori Gerhardt (Westville, Ind. / Chesterton) finished 12th of 31 in the women’s weight throw with a heave of 16.16 meters (53-0.25). On the men’s side in that same event, Will Rinker (Valparaiso, Ind. / Chesterton) earned a PR at 15.88m (52-1.25).
  • In the jumps, Micah Mullings (Minesing, Ontario, Canada / Barrie North) had a fifth-place finish in the triple jump at 14.41m.
  • In the distance, Joseph Scheele (Mahomet, Ill. / Mahomet-Seymour) stopped the clock in 8:40.55 in the 3000, placing 12th.
  • Elsewhere on the track, Anthony Vassolo (Tinley Park, Ill. / Andrew) turned in a personal-best time of 50.85 in the 400.

Up Next

The Beacons will be back in action next week for the GVSU Big Meet hosted by Grand Valley State in Allendale, Mich. starting on Friday.