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Women's Track & Field to Compete at Cedarville Friday

Photo by Traci Whitaker
Photo by Traci Whitaker




WILMINGTON, Ohio - The Wilmington College women's track and field team heads to Cedarville University for the Cedarville Collegiate Indoor Invitational on Friday, Feb. 1. Field events are slated to begin at 3:30 p.m. with track events starting up at 5:15 p.m.

The Teams: Wilmington will be joined by host Cedarville along with Miami University (Ohio), Wright State University, Ohio Dominican University, Wittenberg University and Georgetown College (Kentucky).

The Coach: Ron Combs enters his 19th season as the head coach of Wilmington's men's and women's track and field teams. Combs has been named Coach of the Year, twice by the Heartland Athletic Conference, and once by the OAC. In 2002, he led the men's indoor team to a sixth-place finish at NCAA DIII Championships.

Who to Watch: Emma Burke was the lone Fightin' Quaker to tally a top-eight finish in an individual event at Capital University last weekend. The junior finished fifth in the 60-meter dash (9.69 seconds) and sixth in the 400-meter dash (1:06.12). Burke also teamed up with Cheyenne RhodesMiranda Gibson and Sidney Fields to earn a sixth-place finish (4:36.08) in the 4-x-400-meter relay.

Coverage: Live results, information, schedule and performance lists of the meet can be found by visiting the links above.

Social Media: Wilmington athletics is represented on Facebook (Wilmington College Athletics), Twitter (@DubCQuakers) and Instagram (@DubCQuakers). Follow all the happenings of Wilmington College on social media by using the hashtag "#WeAreDubC".

Up Next: Wilmington will compete in the All-Ohio Indoor meet hosted by Otterbein University next weekend.