Gerber, Richardville Compete in Last Chance Meets

Gerber, Richardville Compete in Last Chance Meets

ANGOLA, Ind. -- Trine's Patrick Richardville and Nick Gerber competed in last chance meets Thursday.

Richardville (Leo, Ind. / Leo) competed in the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes at North Central College's Gregory Final Qualifier. The junior ran a time of 21.94 seconds to place second in the 200-meter dash. He added a sixth-place finish in the 100-meter dash, crossing the finish line in 10.91 seconds. Richardville is ranked 30th in the nation in the 200-meter dash and would need to move into the top 20 to receive a nationals bid in the event.

Gerber (Goshen, Ind. / Goshen) placed fourth in the hammer throw at Ohio Wesleyan University's Great Lakes Final Qualifying Meet. Gerber came away with a toss of 51.31 meters (168 feet, 4 inches) to place fourth.