BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The University of Chicago men's and women's track and field teams captured a total of 10 event titles and the Maroon women took home their respective team title at Saturday's I-55 Triangular hosted at Illinois Wesleyan's Shirk Center.
The No. 7 women's squad – led by two titles from sophomore Alisha Harris – scored 85.5 points to edged University Athletic Association rival Washington-St. Louis (81.5) and the host Titans were third with 49.
On the men's side, Washington-St. Louis won top team honors with 86 points, UChicago was second (76) and IWU third (53).
Harris won both the 60-meter dash (7.91 seconds) and 200 meters (26.60) as the Maroon women finished with six total event wins. In the 400, junior Nicole VacaGuzman finished first with a time of 1:01.09 and sophomore Robin Peter won her second-straight 60-meter hurdle event (9.16) after taking top honors in last weekend's Phoenix Invite.
The Maroon men won four events, the first by junior Owen Melia in the 800 meters with a time of 1:57.72, a full two seconds ahead of the second-place finishers. UChicago dominated the 3,000-meter event with a 1-2-3 finish, as first-year Ryan Cutter (8:46.78) paced the field. Teammates Andrew Kates (8:57.09) and Jacob Gosselin (8:57.80) placed second and third, respectively.
Senior Patrick LeFevre also won his second-straight 60-meter hurdle event, winning Saturday with a time of 8.39 seconds. First-year Kiyan Tavangar capped the meet with a victory in the 1,200 meters with a mark of 3:11.62.
- NEXT MEET:
Saturday, Jan. 27: UChicago at Grand Valley State Indoor, 1 p.m. ET.
Women's Event Winners:
60 meters -- Alisha Harris, 7.91
200 meters -- Alisha Harris, 26.60
400 meters -- Nicole VacaGuzman, 1:01.09
60-meter hurdles -- Robin Peter, 9.16
High jump -- Alexandra Thompson, 1.57 meters
1,200 meters -- Cassidy McPherson, 3:46.78.