Women's Medley Relay Sets School Record

Women's Medley Relay Sets School Record

Women's Medley Relay Sets School Record

The Buena Vista women's track and field team was in action for the first time outdoors this season as it began the two-day Viking Olympics (hosted by Augustana College) on Friday in Rock Island, Ill.

The Beavers were highlighted on day one by the 800 medley relay team of Casey JamesLaura EberlyKatie Larsen and Maggie Marker as the group won the event and set a new school record in the process by reaching the finish line in a time of 1:53.52.  That time surpassed the previous mark of 1:53.77 which had stood since 1990 (Tricia Vieth, Ronda Wenzel, Julie Evers, Barb Buckwalter).