LU-Belleville's season ends at Keeler Meet

News-DemocratMay 13, 2014 

— The Lindenwood University-Belleville Lynx competed at the Dr. Keeler Track and Field meet at North Central College and it was the final regular season meet for the Lynx.

LU-Belleville picked up five top ten finishes, including Robert Strong and Sam Voegtle finishing sixth place in their respected events.

On the men's side, Strong took home sixth place in the 200 meter dash with a time of 21.89, taking the top spot for the men's team.

Christian Herring finished seventh in the 110 meter hurdles with a time of 15.25 and Jordan Haynes took eighth in the shot put, recording a throw of 48' 1.25".

The 4x100 team of Jason Bliven, David Johnson, Strong, and Don Taylor Jr. took home eighth as well as they finished the race in just 42.42. Bliven also ran the 400 hurdles and finished 22nd with a time of 57.51.

Don Taylor Jr. competed in the 800 meter race and recorded a time of 2:01.68.

For the women, Voegtle led the way, finishing sixth for the Lynx in the shot put. Voegtle recorded a mark of 41-9.25.

Nadja Fochtmann competed in the 400 meter dash and took home 26th after running a time of 1:02.86.

The meet capped off the regular season for the Lynx.

Christian Herring will be representing the Lynx at this year's NAIA Championships. Herring will compete in the 110 meter hurdles. The event takes place May 20-24 in Gulf Shores, Ala.

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