CHESTER, Pa. - Senior Jess Rega claimed the gold medal in the shot put with a toss of 13.23 meters on the final day of the MAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships, hosted by Widener. Junior Danika Ani took second overall in the event with a top throw of 12.82 meters. Rega's performance is currently second in the Mideast Region. The Mustangs placed fifth overall in the team standings with 80 points.
Junior Kimberly Hammond took silver in the long jump with a top leap of 5.52 meters, giving her All-MAC Second Team honors. Hammond would also take sixth in the 100m dash final with a season-best time of 12.92 seconds.
Also claiming All-MAC honors was sophomore Rachel Panek, who clocked a 1:04.97 in the 400m hurdles to take third overall. Panek also placed fourth in the 100m hurdles with a 15.39.
Messiah won their third-straight MAC Outdoor Championship with 188 points.
The Mustangs continue their season at the Swarthmore Last Chance Meet on Monday, May 13.