JONESBORO, Ark. (4/20/18) – The Arkansas State track and field teams won eight events on Friday to begin the Red Wolves Open at the A-State Track & Field Complex.
Cristian Ravar Ladislau broke his own school record in the hammer throw and won the event with a throw of 68.73m (225-06). Calea Carr won the women's hammer throw with a mark of 56.82m (186-05). The Red Wolves swept the long jump competitions with Carter Shell taking the men's competition with a leap of 7.41m (24-03.75) and Arabriaun Mack winning the women's event at 5.60m (18-04.50). Michael Carr rounded out the field event winners with a winning mark of 5.27m (17-03.50).
On the track, A-State added three top finishes. Caitland Smith posted a wind-aided 23.37 in the 200-meter dash to take the top spot. Heinrich Herbst raced to a time of 3:51.34 in the 1,500-meter run, the eighth-fastest time in program history. Pauline Meyer posted a time of 4:31.57 to take the women's 1,500-meter, the third-fastest time in program history.
Day two of the Red Wolves Open begins at 10:30 a.m. Saturday with the men's shot put. Action on the track begins at 12:00 with the 4x100-meter relays. Admission to the event is FREE at the A-State Track & Field Complex.
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Red Wolves Open
A-State Track & Field Complex
Arkansas State Athletes
100 | Saturday
200 | 4. Jaylen Bacon – 20.90, 5. Elijah Ross – 21.14 (tied for 10th in program history), 7. Christopher Carter – 21.75, 11. Chris Hill – 22.25, 13. Shane Harris – 22.43
400 | Saturday
800 | Saturday
1500 | 1. Heinrich Herbst – 3:51.34 (ranks 8th in program history), 2. Seth Waters – 3:54.25, 4. Jacob Oury – 4:05.42
5000 | None
110H | Saturday
400H | Saturday
3000m Steeplechase | Saturday
4x100m Relay | Saturday
4x400m Relay | Saturday
High Jump | Saturday
Pole Vault | 1. Michael Carr – 5.27m/17-03.50, 2. Cameron Stalnaker – 4.77m/15-07.75, 3. Matthew Keown – 4.77m/15-07.75
Long Jump | 1. Carter Shell – 7.41m/24-03.75, 2. Jamil Peeples – 7.20m/23-07.50, 3. Jonah Wiley – 6.99m/22-11.25, 4. Coleton Clifft – 6.53m/21-05.25
Triple Jump | Saturday
Shot Put | Saturday
Discus Throw | Saturday
Hammer Throw | 1. Cristian Ravar Ladislau – 68.73m/225-06 (school record), 2. Eron Carter – 50.29m/165-00 (ranks 8th in program history), 4. Eric Williams – 43.36m/142-03
Javelin Throw | 2. David Phillips – 68.45m/224-07, 2. David Phillips – 49.51m/162-05, 3. Dylan Western – 42.55m/139-07, 4. Eron Carter – 38.30m/125-08