2007
Eagles face tough indoor competition at UWW event.

Eagles face tough indoor competition at UWW event.
January 27, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143
dbeyer@ben.edu

The Eagles men's and women's track and field teams faced some top flight competition at the UW-Whitewater Invitational on Saturday. Pete Sgarbossa was 13th out of 51 competitors in the men's 35-pound weight throw with a toss of 13.32 meters. Teammate Devin Montgomery was 17th with a mark of 12.77 meters. BU's 4x200 relay quartet placed 10th in a time of 1:39.99. Highlighting the women's day was Hannah Miller's 11th place finish in the mile run. Miller circumnavigated the track in a clocking of 5:57.38

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