OAKLAND TRACK AND FIELD RESUMES 2017-18 INDOOR SEASON AT WESTERN MICHIGAN ICE BREAKER DUAL MEET
Jan. 5, 2018

ROCHESTER, Mich. – The Oakland women’s track and field team resumes the 2017-18 indoor season at the annual Western Michigan Ice Breaker Dual Meet held on Saturday, Jan. 6 beginning at 1:30 p.m. at Read Fieldhouse/University Arena.

Ice Breaker Meet Schedule:
1:30 PM – 20 lb Weight Throw
2:00 PM - Long Jump
2:25 PM - Shot Put
3:35 PM - High Jump
3:35 PM - Triple Jump
4:30 PM - Mile
4:45 PM - 60HH
5:00 PM - 400m
5:10 PM - 60m
5:25 PM - 800m
5:35 PM - 200m
5:50 PM - 3,000m
6:05 PM - 4 x 400m Relay

Meet Notes:
▪ The meet marks the first time Oakland has traveled to Western for a dual meet competition

▪ Oakland opened the 2017-18 season at the SVSU Holiday Classic on Dec. 2. Corey Goodloe (1:22.23) and Chanel Gardner (1:37.51) each won the 600m while Andrea Koenigsknecht won the 800m (2:19.30)

Brandon Davis placed second in the long jump (22 ft., 5 in) and triple jump (44 ft. 2 in.), Kendell Jefferson also took second in the 60m (7.64) and third in the 200m (25.22) while Dana Tessmer placed third in the pole vault (10 ft. 11.5 in).

▪ The men’s team finished second at the 2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships for the first time in program history. The team returns 400m league champion Corey Goodloe and 800m champion Austin Dawn.

▪ The women’s team finished third at the 2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships after winning the program’s first title in 2016. The team returns pole vault champion and school record holder Dana Tessmer.

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