Crummy leads the way at the Cobber Duals

Crummy leads the way at the Cobber Duals
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Crummy leads the way at the Cobber Duals

MOORHEAD, Minn. (Olson Forum) – Bemidji State senior Nicole Crummy placed first in the 1,000-meter run Saturday at the Cobber Duals on the campus of Concordia College.

Crummy’s first place time of 3:12.80 was three seconds ahead of the next closest competitor and also sets a personal indoor record, surpassing her previous best time of 3:14.95 at the Lake Superior Challenge a year ago.

Finishing in second place in the 4x200-meter relay was the Bemidji State team of Sara Melom, Chloe Miller, Nikki Anderson, and Emeline Sevila.

In the 60-meter hurdles, Sevila sprinted into a third-place finish with a time of 9.36, which ties her personal-best. Miller finished right behind her with a time of 9.51, also a personal-best.

Another career-best time came from Jane Austin in the one-mile run with a time of 5:55.86.

Bemidji State newcomers also continue to show signs of improvement, breaking personal indoor bests.

Courtney Anderson finished with a time of 13:32.18 in the 3,000-meter run. Madison Kealy placed third in the 600-meter run with a time of 1:50.68. Thrower Regan Grube had a 39-foot, 03.25 inch toss in the weight throw. Finally, Sarone Paulzine had her best mile-run with a time of 5:55.83.

Next weekend the Beavers will head to Duluth, Minn. Saturday to compete in the Lake Superior Challenge at the College of St. Scholastica. Events will begin at 11 a.m.

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Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooded region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, Bemidji State University sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).