Pair of First Place Finishes Headline Women's Indoor Track & Field at Kent State Open

Bevin Blake (Photo by Ryan Baker)
Bevin Blake (Photo by Ryan Baker)

KENT, Ohio -- Mount Union senior Mary Mahoney (Ashtabula/St. John-St. Paul) and junior Emily Mazzaferri (Canton/GlenOak) both won events at the season opening Kent State Open at Kent State University.

Mahoney won the 400 meters with a time of 55.76 while Mazzaferri took the 1000 meters with a time of 3:04.40.

Other top perfomances from the unscored meet came from senior Bevin Blake (Strongsville/Strongsville) finished second in the pole vault and freshman Kelani Nuckols (Lodi/Cloverleaf) finished seventh in pentathalon with 2,814 points.

Mount Union next competes on January 19 at the Spire Open in Geneva, Ohio.