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Sat Apr 08
12:00 pm
at Marv Frye Invitational 6th Place
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11:30 a.m.
at All-Ohio Championship 10th Place
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at Jesse Owens Classic
in Columbus, Ohio
Sat Apr 22
at Jesse Owens Classic
in Columbus, Ohio
Sat Apr 22
at Kenyon Spring Invitational 5th Place
in Gambier, Ohio
Fri Apr 28
1:30 pm
Denison Big Red Invitational Unscored
in Granville, Ohio
Fri May 05
at NCAC Championship 8th Place
in Greencastle, Ind.
Sat May 06
at NCAC Championship 6th Place
in Greencastle, Ind.
Fri May 12
at BW Harrison Dillard Twilight
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12:00 pm
at Great Lakes Elite Meet
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at NCAA Division III Championship
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Carter leads DU at NCAC Indoor Championship

Bryce Stricker  |  Photo by Brett Dunbar
Bryce Stricker | Photo by Brett Dunbar

OBERLIN, Ohio--  Denison sophomore David Carter placed first in the triple jump, headlining day one of two at the 2017 North Coast Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships.  Denison sits in fifth place in the overall standings with 28 points.  Wabash College leads with 52 points while Ohio Wesleyan trails with 51 points through seven events.

Carter set a new personal best with a leap of 13.98 meters (45'10.50") to win the triple jump.  That is the fifth best performance in the event in school history.  In addition to Carter's win, first-year James Dixie earned all-conference certificate by placing third with a jump of 12.85 meters (42'02.00").

In the men's weight throw, Bryce Stricker logged a PR and broke the school record in the event with a throw of 14.79 meters (48'06.25").  He placed fourth in the event and picked up five points toward the Big Red's cause.

In the distance medley relay, Denison's team of Patrick Dunn, Jack Ruddy, Zach Munn and Niall Clancey placed fifth with a time of 10:35.87.

DU's Friday night was rounded out by Church Humphreys who placed 10th in the pole vault by clearing 11'7.75".  Rhys Fitschen-Brown finished 17th in the 5,000 meters in 16:39.92.

The NCAC Championship will continue on Saturday, March 4 at Oberlin College.

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