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App State Men’s Athletics Compete in 49er Classic

App State’s women’s and men’s athletics competed in the 49er Classic on Friday and Saturday in Charlotte.

Ryan Brown finished third in the 1,500 meter race with a PR and an all-time best eighth in 3:49.71.

The Mountaineers did well in the hammer throw, with two of them placing in the top six. Zachary Weinstein was fourth with a throw of 49.93m (163-9ft) and Timothy Synder 47.49m (155-9ft).

Taylor Fox took third place in the pole vault with a PR and the fourth all-time jump of 4.95 meters (16-2.75 feet). Patrick Freeman cleared the bar with 4.80 meters (15-9 feet) to finish fifth.

Calbert Guest won the 10,000 meter race in 31:10.69. Ben Date was eighth in 32:41.57.

De’Shawn Ballard placed seventh in the 100 meters in 10.74. Ballard in the 200 meters crossed the finish line in 21.54 to finish fifth.

In the 1,500 m race, Macki Walsh placed third in a personal best and eighth all-time best with a time of 4:31.99. Jasmine Donohue placed seventh in 4:36.79.

App State’s women’s team had a two that placed in the top eight in the long jump. Jada Branch jumped third with a PR of 5.65m (18-6.5ft). Djamila Petersen placed sixth with 5.47m (17-11.5ft).

In the 200m race, two climbers placed in the top eight. Machera Clark finished fifth with 24.87, Labria King crossed the finish line seventh with a time of 24.93.

Megan Plummer was fifth in the shot put with a throw of 12.00m (39-4.5ft) and in the discus throw eighth with a mark of 37.66m (123-7ft).

Nevaeh Haddock jumped for third place in the triple jump with 11.42m (37-5.75ft).

Celia Agee jumped 3.45m (11-3.75ft) to finish fourth in the pole vault.

Jasmine Donohue was sixth in the 800m in 2:17.36.

Abby Granberg finished seventh in the 10,000m with a time of 41.20.59.

The Mountaineers will compete next weekend in relays from Raleigh to NC State and the Weems Baskin Invitational in South Carolina.