(WINDSOR, ON) – After day 2 of the CIS Track and Field Championships, being held at the St Denis Fieldhouse in Windsor, the Lancers men are trailing in 2nd place with 57 points while the women sit in 7th with 27. Atop the standings for the men are Guelph Gryphons while the Toronto Varsity Blues are leading the women with 64 and 76 points, respectively, with one more day of competition.
Highlights from day 2 include Windsor’s Arren Young, who won the men’s long jump with a distance of 7.37m, and Sarah Swain who finished 3rd in both the pole vault, clearing the bar at 3.91m, and the women’s 60m hurdles, finishing in 8.45 seconds.
The Lancers men’s 4×800 relay team of Paul La Marra, Taylor McArthur, Corey Bellemore, and Alex Ullman took the gold with a time of 7:31.02, beating out Victoria by just 1.05 seconds.
The final day of the national championships gets underway today at 12:30 pm with the finals in women’s triple jump. Thirteen disciplines will be decided by the end of the day’s events, bringing the total to 33 over the course of the three days.