Capital's distance medley relay team earned two points with its seventh-place finish toward the end of the evening. The combination of Gretchen Sauder (Mansfield, Ohio), Rachel Rus (Highland Heights, Ohio), Sarah Rini (Pickerington, Ohio/North) and Hannah Westhoven (Napoleon, Ohio) timed out at 13:40.01.
Sophomore Jordan Lyle (Sunbury, Ohio) placed seventh in the women's pole vault, hitting a best height of 3.18 meters to score 1.50 points.
Ashley Freshkorn scored Capital's first points of the day with an eighth-place finish in the women's weight throw. The sophomore's best ross registered a distance of 14.03 meters.
Mount Union is currently in the lead with 55 points with Otterbein University (34.50) and Baldwin Wallace University (30) trailing.
Mount Union is currently in the lead with 55 points with Otterbein University (34.50) and Baldwin Wallace University (30) trailing. Capital has 4.50 team points to place ninth.
The second and final day of the conference championships will begin at 10 a.m. from within the Capital Center. The triple jump, shot put and high jump will kick off action with the first running events beginning at 2 p.m. that afternoon.