Otranto, Davis Set School Marks at Liberty Invitaitonal

Otranto, Davis Set School Marks at Liberty Invitaitonal

LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Senior Julia Otranto and freshman Cameron Davis set new school records Saturday, highlighting Belmont Abbey's participation at the Liberty University Invitational.

Otranto, a native of Asheboro, N.C., covered the distance in 2:23.95, besting her previous mark of 2:24.58 at the 2017 Conference Carolinas Indoor Championship (2/19/17).

Davis, placed 33rd in the long jump with a mark of 4.93 meters. She outdistanced the record of 4.82 meters previously held by Natalie Nelson (1/20/18).

TOP FINISHERS 

  • Grace Hetzel, 500m, 21st, 1:32.74
  • Julia Otranto, 800m, 10th, 2:23.95
  • Keely Weber, 800m, 27th, 2:33.63 3 
  • Theresa Wilson, 1mi, 30th, 5:36.82
  • Cameron Davis, High Jump, t11th, 1.50m
  • Genevieve Hickin, Pole Vault, 23rd, 2.60m
  • Cameron Davis, Long Jump, 33rd, 4.93m

UP NEXT 

  • Belmont Abbey returns to action next weekend when it participates in the Camel City Invitational. The action takes place at the JDL Track in Winston-Salem on Friday and Saturday.