PAINESVILLE, OHIO -- A pair of freshmen posted top-ten finishes in field events for the Lake Erie College track and field teams on the first day of the All-Ohio Track & Field Championships Friday (April 16) at Ohio University in Athens.
Eric Klucar (Medina, Ohio/Highland) placed sixth in the men's pole vault, clearing 14' 3 1/3” (4.35 meters). On the women's side, Colleen Bednar (Brunswick, Ohio/Brunswick) was eighth in the long jump, leaping 17' 4 ¼”. Both set school records.
In addition, junior Kyle Griffith (Painesville, Ohio/Harvey/Capital) competed in the men's 10,000-meter race and finished 14th in 33:07.04. Freshman Jimmy Hudd (Mentor, Ohio/Mentor/Ashland) was18th in the 5,000-meters, running 15:41.5.
A majority of the Storm will compete on Saturday, April 17.