UDM - Cashner Takes Silver as Titans Wrap Up From Hillsdale, Penn Relays
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DETROIT (4/30/16) – University of Detroit Mercy track and field senior Colin Cashner took silver in the championship hammer throw from the Penn Relays, highlighting the Titan weekend from the Hillsdale Relays and the Penn Relays.
Cashner came up just shy of his career-long toss and took second in a strong field with a throw of 66.25 meters (217'4").
Senior Derek Gielarowski was in action from the Hillsdale Relays, finishing the 5,000-meter open run in 15:43.50. Gielarowski finished in 42nd in a field of nearly 100 competitors on Thursday night.
Senior Austin Wigent wrapped up the Titan presence at Hillsdale on Friday night in the 5,000-meter championship run. Wigent's time of 15:16.06 placed him 21st.
Junior Khalil Parris was in action from the 122nd Penn Relays on Friday morning and finished seventh in the loaded 400-meter championship hurdles field after crossing the line in 53.17.
The Titans will now turn their attention to the Horizon League Outdoor Championships, set to begin Thursday, May 5. The four-day championships wrap up on Sunday, May 8, from Valparaiso University.