May 14, 2011
2011 Season - Myers hits NCAA qualifying again
|Junior Adam Myers placed second in the hammer throw at the Chicago Penultimate on Saturday, May 14 with an NCAA qualifying toss of 183' 11".|
CHICAGO, Ill. - Junior Adam Myers (Dixon HS, Dixon, Ill.) improved his NCAA Division III qualifying mark in the hammer throw with a solid performance on Saturday, May 14 at the Chicago Penultimate meet at the University of Chicago. The Vikings came away with a pair of runner-up finishes and four throwers earned places.
Myers placed second with a throw of 183’ 11”, his best toss of the season. Also taking second was senior Alex Mikos (Fenton HS, Wood Dale, Ill.) with a mark of 137’ 9” in the javelin. Junior Phil Christensen (Kaneland HS, Maple Park, Ill.) took fourth in the discus with a throw of 161’ 5” and junior Brian Benning (Winnebago HS, Winnebago, Ill.) was eighth in the shot at 46’ 8”.