Monnett's Pair of Seconds Headline DePauw's NCAC Competition

Monnett's Pair of Seconds Headline DePauw's NCAC Competition

Oberlin, Ohio - Paced by a pair of seconds from Claudia Monnett, DePauw totaled 35 points and finished seventh at the North Coast Athletic Conference Championships. Oberlin won with 181, while Ohio Wesleyan was second with 143.

Monnett started with a runner-up in the mile in 5:08.10. She added a second all-NCAC accolade with a second in the 3,000 meters (10:16.87).

Kaitlyn Daanen turned in a fourth in the 60 meters (8.10), while Amanda Weber was eighth (8.25). The Tigers collected five points in the high jump as Emily Wilson was fifth (1.55m/5-1) and Elena Ponder eighth (1.50m/4-11).

Natalie Gruszka was fifth in the 800 meters (2:26.95) and the 4 x 400 relay of Weber, Gabby Coffing, Odessa Fernandes and Gruszka was seventh (4:25.67).

The Tigers open the outdoor season on March 18 at the Rose-Hulman Early Bird.