Thomas Leaps Past Field

Thomas Leaps Past Field

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Nia Thomas, the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association indoor track & field champion in the long jump, picked up where she left off in the Southern Invitational.

The sophomore from Honolulu, Hawai'i won the event when she soared 15' 8 ¼".

Also in field events, McKenna Donahue secured fourth place in the hammer throw at 120' 6", and Abby Voglewede finished eighth in the discus throw at 107' 3".

Jessica Shaw led Albion on the track, finishing seventh in the 800 meters (2:23.07).

Albion returns to competition March 25 in the Polar Bear Invitational in Marion, Ind.

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