Kurtenbach and Peter clinch All-American finishes for Maroons at NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships

Khia Kurtenbach and Robin Peter
Khia Kurtenbach and Robin Peter

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – The University of Chicago track and field teams wrapped up the two-day NCAA Division III Championships on Saturday with a pair of All-American performances.

Robin Peter was first up in the women's 60-meter hurdles. The UChicago freshman was the youngest runner in the final, which featured six seniors and one junior. Peter finished eighth in 9.19 seconds and claimed her first career All-American honor.

Fresh off an All-American performance in the women's 5,000 meters, Khia Kurtenbach added to her haul with another All-American award in the 3,000 meters. Kurtenbach took sixth out of 17 runners with a final time of 9:46.36. It marked the junior's fifth track All-American honor over the past two seasons.

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