SEATTLE – First-year Rachel Jerome (Ladysmith, B.C.) had the Spartans best individual result of the day as she finished fourth in long jump with a mark of 5.54m at the University of Washington Indoor Preview Saturday at Dempsey Indoor.
In the first meet of the year for the TWU track and field teams, Jerome also posted a time of 8.01 in the 60m qualification.
Fellow first-year Mowa Adeleye (Calgary) had a strong opening meet, as she finished 14th overall with a time of 9.11.
Spartan pole vaulters Maddy Evans (Calgary) and Kirsten Dunford (Bellingham, Wash.) each cleared 3.53m to finish tied for ninth.
TWU is back in action next weekend when a small contingent will travel to Edmonton for the University of Alberta's Golden Bear Open Jan. 20-21.
18th – Rachel Jerome – 8.01
17th – Meg Harradine – 1:36.23
18th – Hannah Ryan – 5:15.67
32nd – Mikaela Smart – 5:29.97
36th – Jennifer Shannon – 5:38.13
49th – Joanna Williams – 10:39.10
8th – Mowa Adeleye – 9.28q
14th – Mowa Adeleye – 9.11
1st – 9:45.47 (Rachel Shuttleworth, Meg Harradine, Mikaela Smart, Hannah Ryan)
4th – 10:33.41 (Sophie Pauls, Jennifer Shannon, Claire Noort, Cheryl Wiens)
17th – Jamie Wiens – 1.50m
17th – Mowa Adeleye – 1.50m
9th – Kirsten Dunford – 3.53m
9th – Maddy Evans – 3.53m
23rd – Chloe Alkema – 3.08m
4th Rachel Jerome – 5.54m.