Marquette Will Compete In The Dr. Keeler and Cardinal Twilight Invitationals

Cashay Harris will compete in the 100-meter dash at Dr. Keeler Invite

May 11, 2011

MILWAUKEE- The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams will send athletes to the Cardinal Twilight Invitational in Louisville, Ky., and the Dr. Keeler Invitational in Naperville, Ill., Thursday, May 12 and Friday, May 13 for a pair of last chance meets. Throwers will make up most of MU's competitors in Louisville, while the Dr. Keeler Invitational will primarily feature runners.

At the Dr. Keeler Invitational, freshman Carlye Schuh will look to improve on her long jump school record of 19 feet, 6 inches (5.94 meters), that she set at the Stan Lyons Invitational on April 30. Sophomore Kyle Winter will return to the track in the 800-meter run after he finishing with a personal best of 1:49.84 at the BIG EAST Championships last weekend.

Freshman Bret Hardin along with three additional Marquette throwers will compete in the hammer throw at the Cardinal Twilight Invitational. Hardin currently holds the freshman record and is No. 2 all-time in the event with a toss of 187 fee, 1 inch (57.03 meters), which he accomplished at the Stan Lyons Invitational on April 30.

At Louisville, senior Alyssa Davis will participate in the triple jump. Davis jumped a personal best, 40 feet, 2 3/4 inches (12.26 meters) at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships last weekend, placing her No. 2 all-time.

The Dr. Keller and the Cardinal Twilight are last chance meets for those vying for a spot in the West Preliminary Round of the 2011 NCAA Championships.






North Central College Dr. Keeler Invitational (Naperville, Ill.)

Thursday, May 12 and Friday, May 13

Women's Event Student-Athlete Personal Record (MU Rank)

100-meter dash

Cashay Harris 12.63
200-meter dash Cashay Harris


400-meter dash Katie Kemmerer


800-meter run

Sarah Ball
Grace Magliola


1,500-meter run

Holly Robertson
Carly Windt


5,000-meter run Hannah Frett
Courtney Kelly



Melissa Budelier


Long Jump

Carlye Schuh 19 feet, 6 inches (5.94 meters) (MU and FR Record)
Men's Event Student-Athlete Personal Record (MU Rank)

800-meter run

Kyle Winter

4:49.84 (No. 3 all-time)
5,000-meter run

Spencer Agnew
Patrick Keeley

110-meter hurdles

Marcell KirkmanBey


Blake Johnson
Chris Spudic

9:05.30 (No. 8 all-time)
High Jump

Cheldon Brown
Michael Saindon

6 feet, 7 1/4 inches (2.01 meters) (No. 7 all-time)
6 feet, 8 1/4 inches (2.04 meters) (No. 6 all-time) 
Triple Jump

James Muehleman

45 feet, 10 inches (13.97 meters) (No. 7 all-time)

Cardinal Twilight Invitational (Louisville, Ky.)
Friday, May 13  

Women's Event Student-Athlete Personal Record (MU Rank)
Triple Jump

Alyssa Davis

40 feet, 2 3/4 inches (12.26 meters) (No. 2 all-time)

Lauren Benjamin
Catherine Benage
133 feet, 7 inches (40.72 meters) (No. 2 all-time)
129 feet (39.32 meters) (No. 3 all-time)
Shot Put
Kristen Gaffey
Kirsten Walker
44 feet, 6 inches (13.56 meters) (No. 10 all-time)
36 feet, 9 3/4 inches (11.22 meters)
Hammer Throw 

Jamie Roth

Kathryn Koeck

180 feet, 7 inches (55.04 meters) (No. 4 all-time)
149 feet, 7 inches (45.6 meters)

Kathryn Koeck
Kristen Gaffey
140 feet, 4 inches (42.78 meters)
137 feet, 3 inches (41.84 meters)


Men's Event Student-Athlete Personal Record (MU Rank)
Shot Put
Joseph Kohut
Patrick Stuart

51 feet, 1/4 inches (15.55 meters)
44 feet, 9 3/4 inches (13.66 meters)

Hammer Throw
Bret Hardin
Jonathan Kusowski
David Carbajal
Patrick Stuart
187 feet, 1 inch (57.03 meters) (No. 2 all-time) (FR)
185 feet, 8 inches (56.59 meters) (No. 3 all-time)
168 feet, 4 inches (51.31 meters)
154 feet, 5 inches (47.08 meters)

Robert Bleem

161 feet, 3 inches (49.15 meters) (No. 9 all-time)




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