Relay Teams Highlight Berry Invitational for Runners

Relay Teams Highlight Berry Invitational for Runners

Related: Full Results

ROME, Ga. -- Three relay teams competed for Covenant to highlight several runners competing in numerous events at the Berry Field Day Invitational held on Saturday, April 9 at Valhalla Stadium.

Two separate Covenant relay teams performed on the men's side and the combination of Reed Vaughn, Justin Jantomaso, Phil Moore and Ryan Seay put out a time of 3:48.83. Stephen Seo, Henry Paris, Micah Sneller and Hunter Rasmussen were not far behind at 3:52.78. On the women's side, it was Caroline Cone, Hanna Wilt, Lilly Smith and Stephanie Lutz teaming for a time of 4:39.26 in the event.

In other events, Covenant had seven women's participants and 12 on the men's side.

Hannah Hennigh bested her previous season best in the 100 meter dash with a time of 13.61. Hennigh also paced the Scots in the 200 meter run with a time of 29.23. Margaret Fitch ran both the 800 and 1500 meter finishing with a 2:45 in the former and a 5:47 in the latter. Smith led the team in the 5000 meter event with her time of 19:48, which set a seasoon best, while Hannah Samuels (19:56) and Ruthie Cargill (20:45) also set season bests.

In men's events, Paris posted a season-best times in the 100 meter dash at 12.05 and then 24.49 in the 200 meter run. Ryan Seay recorded a time of 24.83 in the 200 meter to also set a season best.

Vaughn set the pace for the Scots in the 800 meter event, finishing in 2:08, and in the 1500 meter where he finished in 4:28. Six Scots ran in the 5000 meter and Sneller led the way with a season-best time of 17:18. Rasmussen (17:33) and Zach Atchison also set season-low times in the race.

Women's Results:

100 meter dash
Hannah Hennigh - 13.61
Caroline Cone - 13.84 

200 meter dash
Hannah Hennigh - 29.23
Hanna Wilt - 30.10 

800 meter
Margaret Fitch - 2:45 

1500 meter
Margaret Fitch - 5:47

5000 meter
Lilly Smith - 19:48
Hannah Samuels - 19:56
Ruthie Cargill - 20:45 

4x400 meter relay
4:39.26 - Caroline Cone, Hanna Wilt, Lilly Smith, Stephanie Lutz 

Men's Results:

100 meter dash
Henry Paris - 12.05 

200 meter dash
Henry Paris - 24.49
Ryan Seay - 24.83
Stephen Seo - 25.81

800 meter
Reed Vaughn - 2:08
Hunter Rasmussen - 2:15
Micah Sneller - 2:22 

1500 meter
Reed Vaughn - 4:28
Phil Moore - 4:44
Justin Jantomaso - 4:55 

5000 meter
Micah Sneller - 17:18
Hunter Rasmussen - 17:33
Zach Atchison - 17:43
Nathan Bierema - 18:23
Caleb McKillop - 19:19
Eliot Gardner - 19:33

4x400 meter relay
3:48.83 - Reed Vaughn, Justin Jantomaso, Phil Moore, Ryan Seay
3:52.78 - Stephen Seo, Henry Paris, Micah Sneller, Hunter Rasmussen 

UP NEXT

Covenant will finish the spring season on Friday, April 15 at the Sewanee Mountain Laurel Invitational.

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