Magin's career-best highlights UNCG's second day at Duke Asics
DURHAM, NC – Carly Magin set a personal best in the 3000 meter steeplechase to highlight UNC Greensboro’s second day of competition at the Duke Asics Invitational at Wallace Wade Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Despite windy and cold conditions, Magin crossed the line in 12:23.97, 12 seconds better than her previous best. The time was also good for 19th place.
On the men’s side, Justin Ruppe also recorded a personal best time in the steeplechase, crossing the line in 10:19.92. He placed 30th in the race, while teammate Ryan Rodd was 24th.
UNCG heads to Chapel Hill next Saturday for the Carolina Fast Times.
Women’s Results (UNCG only): 800 meters (developmental): 38. Jess Weber 2:27.07, 82. Kathy Oldham 2:37.70; 100 meters (trials): 66. Heather Deutschle 14.32; 3000 meter steeplechase: 19. Carly Magin 12:23.97
Men’s Results (UNCG only): 800 meters (developmental): 77. TJ Wyatt 2:05.67, 79. Tim Kwak 2:05.98; 3000 meter steeplechase: 24. Ryan Rodd 10:00.41, 30. Justin Ruppe 10:19.92; Long Jump: Ramon Jobson-Brown (no mark).