April 6, 2008

North Georgia Track & Field competes in Alabama

Saints and Lady Saints compete at pair of events

DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia track & field made a strong a showing at two different venues in Alabama Saturday afternoon.

Over at the Tiger Invitational on the campus of Auburn University Alan Schmitz competed in the 800-meter event and placed 2nd out of 31 participants and ran a provisional qualifier at 1:51.40. More results will come from Jacksonville as the weekend competition continues.

At the Jacksonville State University Gem of the Hills Invite Dillon Bowers made another impressive showing in the pole vault event, placing second at 14-feet, while teammate Joey Robinson finished 5th at 12.6 feet. The two combined to score 12 points for the Saints.