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Alumni Update - Kennedy Evans (Slippery Rock)

Written by Drew Karpen on .

BLOOMSBURG, Pa.– The Slippery Rock University women's track and field team finished second in the teamEvans SRU standings at the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Championships that concluded Saturday at Bloomsburg University.

Shippensburg won the team title for the eighth consecutive year with 172 points. Slippery Rock was second with 115 points.

The Rock picked up one individual title on the final day of competition when Kennedy Evans won the 400-meter hurdles with a career-best and NCAA provisional time of 59.80 seconds. That mark moves her up to seventh on the national list.

Evans, a Butler graduate, also placed fourth in the 100-meter hurdles in 14.49 seconds and ran legs of both the 4x100-meter and 4x400-meter relays that scored Saturday. She teamed with Erica Hans, Emily Horstman and Courtney Nunley to place fourth in the 4x100m with a time of 47.82 seconds and then teamed with Horstman, Katie Teed and Aerial Dukes to place fourth in the 4x400m in 3:55.05.

 

(photo courtesy of Slippery Rock University)