The Oglethorpe women's track and field team finished 15th at the Southern Invitational this weekend in Birmingham, Alabama, as junior Arielle Shaw scored the lone points of the weekend for the Stormy Petrels with a third-place finish in the triple jump. The Stormy Petrels finished ahead of SAA competitors Sewanee for the meet, and came in fifth among Division III teams.
Shaw recorded a leap of 37 feet, 1.75 inches as she finished tops among SAA competitors at the meet. The Petrels also got a top 10 performance from freshman Reagan Goodwin in the 5,000-meter run, as she finished in 19 minutes, 37.92 seconds to come in ninth for the event. Junior May Mizell put forth a solid performance in the 800-meter run, as well, finishing 21st with a time of 2:46.29.
The Petrels will be back in action on March 23 and 24, when the head across town to take part in the Emory Classic.