Roanoke Races at VMI Winter Relays

Madison Padgett

The Basics

Meet: VMI Winter Relays
Location: Lexington, Va.


The Lead: Roanoke raced at the VMI Winter Relays Feb. 9-10 in Lexington, Va.

Women's Highlights:

  • Lindsey Baxter took sixth in the pole vault with a mark of 3.30m.
  • Madison Padgett earned sixth in the pentathlon after tallying 2407 points in the 60m hurdles, high jump, shot put, long jump and 800m.
  • In the 500M, Madeleine Robben crossed the finish line in 1:30.90 for 17th.
  • Jennifer Calascione finished in the top-ten of the shot put with a mark of 12.06.

Men's Highlights 

  • In the 1000m, Kevin Waterman took seventh with a time of 2:39.59.
  • Tanner Burton tied for 17th in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.74.
  • Nicolas Stewart clocked a 7.15 in the 60m finals for 15th place.
  • Tyler Barrett crossed the line in the 5000M in just 16:26.67 for 12th place.
  • The 4x400m relay team of Xavier O'Brien, Aaron Rogers, Paul Houston and Micah Ray took ninth with a time of 3:29.88. 

Up Next: RC hosts the Roanoke Tune-Up Feb 16 in Salem.