UChicago track and field participates at Loras Open

Olivia Cattau and Jatan Anand
Olivia Cattau and Jatan Anand

DUBUQUE, Iowa – The University of Chicago track and field teams put together six runner-up event finishes at the Loras College Dr. Tucker Open on Friday.

UChicago's women placed second in five different events on the day. Junior Olivia Cattau provided a pair of those results, running the 100-meter hurdles in 15.40 and the 400-meter hurdles in 1:04.86. In the pole vault, freshman Isabel Garon and junior Angel Fluet tied for second with each other with a top height of 3.40 meters.

The Maroons also took the second and third spots in the high jump with junior Ade Ayoola (1.60 meters) and freshman Taylor Padak (1.55 meters), as well as in the 1,500 meters with senior Michelle Dobbs (4:46.39) and junior Kelsey Dunn (4:48.10).

On the men's side, UChicago captured second and third place in the 100 meters. Senior Jatan Anand ran a time of 11.14 and senior Temisan Osowa finished in 11.20. Sophomore Owen Melia was third in the 1,500 meters in 3:59.23.

UChicago Top Finishers (Women)
Pole Vault – Isabel Garon and Angel Fluet (2nd, 3.40 meters)
High Jump – Ade Ayoola (2nd, 1.60 meters); Taylor Padak (3rd, 1.55 meters)
1,500 meters – Michelle Dobbs (2nd, 4:46.39); Kelsey Dunn (3rd, 4:48.10)
100-meter hurdles – Olivia Cattau (2nd, 15.40)
400-meter hurdles – Olivia Cattau (2nd, 1:04.86)

UChicago Top Finishers (Men)
100 meters – Jatan Anand (2nd, 11.14); Temisan Osowa (3rd, 11.20)
1,500 meters – Owen Melia (3rd, 3:59.23)

NEXT MEET:

  • Thursday-Friday, May 11-12 @ 11:00 AM / 2:00 PM – UChicago at North Central Dr. Keeler Invite