ALLENDALE, Mich. – The IUPUI women’s track and field team collected two more personal bests on Saturday (Feb. 10) at the GVSU Big Meet-Saturday inside the Kelly Family Sports Center. Senior Madison Fry earned a new personal best in the mile while classmate Ellie Cates landed a new personal best in the 800m event.
Fry closed out the Jaguars’ weekend with a time of 5:11.16 in her mile, taking three seconds off her previous best.
The day began with Wini Barnett running a 400m time of 1:00.73 while Cates and Sophie Reichard followed up in the 800m event. Cates ran a personal best time of 2:16.60 while Reichard finished at 2:21.42, missing her prior best by less than a second.
Cates’ time put her No. 8 on the program’s all-time list in the event while Fry just missed a top-10 spot in the mile.
IUPUI will now turn focus to the Horizon League Indoor Championships, to be held in two weeks in Youngstown, Ohio.