Effiong Sets School Record at Chicago

It was another promising meet for the Illinois Tech Women’s Track and Field team on February 18 at the University of Chicago’s Margaret Bradley Invitational. The Scarlet Hawks set a school record while placing seventh at the meet.

Meet Highlights

  • Mminika Effiong broke the school record in the long jump, placing fourth with a time of 4.93m. Jaquelle Rowell followed her in the event with a 4.67m mark and a ninth-place finish. 
  • In the triple jump, Emmalee Ciriacks placed fifth at 9.90m.
  • Monica Bhagavan placed 14th in the 60 Meter Dash with a time of 8.70s.
  • The 4×400 Meter Relay team of Rowell, Bhagavan, Ciriacks, and Julia Briden placed fourth with a time of 4:39.25.

Up Next

  • Illinois Tech will head to Anderson, Indiana, on Saturday, February 25 for the Anderson University Fred Wilt Invite.