POCATELLO, Idaho – The Wildcats completed their final regular-season tune-up on Saturday, and now turns its attention to the 2017 Big Sky Conference championships in two weeks.
The Weber State University men’s and women’s track and field teams saw yet another weekend of improvement at the Mountain States Games, held at Holt Arena in Pocatello, Idaho.
On the women’s side, senior Tawnie Moore won the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.50, her fastest time of the year and fastest time in the Big Sky Conference this year. Moore also ran a 25.13 in the 200 meter preliminaries.
Isabella Williams won the mile with a time of 5:02.89, while Ashlyn Allred was second in the 60 meters with a time of 7.89.
Emeri Larsen won the women’s pentathlon with 3,152 points finishing second in the hurdles, second in the high jump, fourth in the shot put, second in the long jump, and third in the 800 meters.
Seth Fortin won the 60 meters with a time of 6.94 and finished second in the 200 meters at 22:12.
In the 60-meter hurdles, Joey Czellecz finish second with a time of 8.21, with teammate Ryan Carlson finishing third at 8.37.
Reece Lafaye won the heptathlon with 4,745 points, finishing first in the 60 meters first in the long jump, first in the pole vault, first in the 1,000 meters, third in the shot put, fourth in the high jump, and fourth in the 60-meter hurdles.
While the bulk of the Wildcat squad was in Pocatello, two Wildcats participated at the Husky Classic in Seattle.
Weber State will not compete this upcoming weekend, and will return to action at the Big Sky Conference championships on Feb. 23-25, at Holt Arena in Pocatello, Idaho.