CWRU Wins Spartan Holiday Classic

CWRU Wins Spartan Holiday Classic

From Case Western Reserve University Athletics

The Case Western Reserve University women's track and field team claimed victory on Saturday evening at the Sixth-Annual CWRU Spartan Holiday Classic.

Graduate student Cassandra Laios earned the title in the shot put, as she hit a mark of 13.92 meters. The women's 4x200-meter relay team of senior Olivia Newman, junior Bari Love, junior Maria King and sophomore Julie Hines also earned a first-place finish, as they won the event with a time of 1:50.47.

The Spartan women earned three second place finishes as junior Abby Waltz finished second in the pole vault with a mark of 3.20 meters, freshman Jana Fisher placed second in the one-mile run with a time of 5:40.00 and Hines finished second in the 400-meter dash with a time of 1:00.16.

Senior Marina Yu finished third in the weight throw (13.92m) and sophomore Olivia Battistoni finished third in the one-mile run (5:50.06).