Conner Neu Wins Event at Jesse Owens Track and Field Classic

Conner Neu Wins Event at Jesse Owens Track and Field Classic

Columbus, Ohio - Senior Conner Neu led the Youngstown State track and field team at the Jesse Owens Track and Field Classic, as he took first in the hammer throw on Saturday afternoon. 

Neu placed first in the hammer throw with a toss of 69.70 meters.

In the 100-meter dash, Leighton Antonio placed sixth with a time of 10.53 seconds. 

Ryan Sullivan took 10th in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 14:54.75. In the steeplechase, Jon Hutnyan ran a time of 9:28.30 to take 11th place.

In the high jump, Jay Jakovina finished fourth with a jump of 2.08 meters and Arnaldo Morales came in fifth to clear a height of 2.08 meters.

Ryan Booth took first in the shot put with a toss of 17.05 meters. 

In the javelin throw, Robert Dixon came in fifth with a throw of 56.00 meters. 

In the women's events, Taylor Thompkins took 14th with a time of 11.95 seconds in the 100-meter dash. 

In the 100-meter hurdles, Shatasia Walker placed ninth to clock time of 14.04 seconds, and Amber Eles was right behind her to take 10th with a time of 14.09 seconds. 

For the 400-meter dash, Jen Shiley came in seventh with a time of 1:01.77 and Taylor McDonald took 10th to clock a time of 1:02.23. 

In field events, Chontel Fils came in ninth in the triple jump with a leap of 11.84 meters and Savannah Osborne took 13th with a jump of 11.34 meters. 

In the shot put, Jayne Corbett took fifth with a throw of 15.38 meters and Jennifer Neider placed 10th with a toss of 13.20 meters. 

The Penguins are next in action at the Penn Relays and Ashland Alumni Open on April 29-30.