Women's Track & Field wins home triangular meet

Women's Track & Field wins home triangular meet

ALBION, Mich. – Albion College finished first in 14 of the 18 events and it had at least the top two performers in seven as it celebrated a successful senior day in a triangular women's track and field meet at the Elkin Isaac Track.

Layla Wilks and Alexis McGinley were the top two performers in the sprints.

Albion had the top six runners in the 100, with Wilks reaching the finish in 12.37 seconds and McGinley in 12.57. Wilks' winning time in the 200 was 26.18, with McGinley trailing in 26.31.

Emilee Kinney and Chalara Sutton joined Wilks and McGinley to win the 4x100 relay with a time of 49.86 seconds.

Hannah Almhiemid was the winner in the hurdles. She finished the 100 in 15.87 seconds and the 400 in 1:09.29.

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Joe and Julie Serra have given a $5 million leadership gift to launch a fundraising initiative to make two dreams a reality at Albion College. The first is a newly expanded fitness and student activity facility at the site of the current Dow Recreation and Wellness Center. The second is a new or renovated competition facility for the volleyball, men's basketball and women's basketball that currently call Kresge Gymnasium home.

The College is continuing to raise funds in support of both projects. To learn more, call 517/629-0446 or email advancement@albion.edu.