Schulz and McDonald Set New Personal Records at Redlands Final Qualifier

Connor Schulz (CMC) set a new personal record in the javelin throw. (photo credit: Hannah Graves)
Connor Schulz (CMC) set a new personal record in the javelin throw. (photo credit: Hannah Graves)

REDLANDS, Calif. – The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's track and field team took part in the Redlands Final Qualifier on May 16 and 17, and saw two Stags set new personal records in their respective events. Alex McDonald (CMC) saw success in the 400 meter hurdles, as did Connor Schulz (CMC) in the javelin throw.

Day Two: Thursday, May 17

Freshman Alex McDonald (CMC) raced to a new personal-best in the 400 meter hurdles, finishing as the top collegiate runner in the event with a time of 53.39. He finished third overall, almost a tenth of a second ahead of the fourth-place runner from Redlands.

Day One: Wednesday, May 16

Connor Schulz (CMC) got the week started with a new personal-best in the javelin throw, hitting a mark of 52.73m (173'). The mark was good enough for a fourth-place finish in the event.