NORTH CANTON, Ohio. — The Mount Vernon Nazarene University women’s track and field team competed in the Walsh Tune Up, hosted by Walsh University, on Thursday, April 28.
The 1600m relay of Ashley Burgess, Grace Chesser, Missy Emery, and Maddie Kitchen placed fourth with a time of 4:22.58.
Emery placed 10 out of 20 runners in the 100m dash with a time of 13.28 seconds.
Emery placed 12 in the long jump with a jump of 4.50m.
Macy Thorne placed 14 overall out of 20 runners with a time of 5:34.81.
MVNU will now prepare for the Crossroads League Championships at the Harris Family Track & Field Stadium in Notre Dame, Indiana on May 5-6.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University is a private, four-year, intentionally Christian teaching university for traditional age students, graduate students, and working adults. With a 327-acre main campus in Mount Vernon, Ohio, and several convenient Graduate and Professional Studies locations throughout the state, MVNU emphasizes academic excellence, spiritual growth, and service to community and church. MVNU offers an affordable education to more than 2,200 students from 31 states and 22 countries/U.S. territories.