Moore Breaks School 200M Record at George Mason Patriot Games

Moore Breaks School 200M Record at George Mason Patriot Games

For the second straight meet, the University of Mary Washington indoor tracks teams saw a school record fall, this time at the Patriot Games at George Mason University on Saturday.

Junior Janel Moore broke her own school record in the 200-meter dash with a time of 26.22, good for second place overall. Freshman Erin Andrewlevich followed closely behind Moore, placing fourth in 26.61. Andrewlevich also scored a top-8 finish in the 400-meter dash in 1:01.73.

Also for the women, sophomore Jillian Weisbeck finished ninth in the 3,000-meter run with a personal best of 11:12.61 and freshman Hannah Huggins finished seventh in the 500-meter in 1:30.90.

On the men's side, freshman transfer Jeff Gibson ran a new personal best in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 15:21, placing him in third in the race on Friday. Freshman Cameron Rauch also scored a third place finish in the 200-meter dash in 22.89. Fellow freshman David Danek finished fourth in high jump with a clear of 1.94 meters.

Freshman Cameron Coates ran a personal best in the 500-meter, running 1:10.75 and finishing eighth while fellow freshman Nathaniel Thompson also had a top-8 finish in the 400-meter in 52.13.

Track and field's next competition will be Saturday at the Vince Brown Invitational at Christopher Newport University.