WICHITA, Kan. — Junior jumper Lauren McFarland was the top collegiate participant in the women's pole vault, topping 3.80 meters (12-5.50 feet), behind the winner Sarah Pappas who was participating unattached.
Erin Roberson was a fraction away from a second place finish, crossing the finish line in the 800 meter run at the 2:24.98 mark to take third, just ahead of her teammate Thomas.
Rounding out the top three finishes at the Herm Wilson Invitational is 2012 All-Southland cross country performer Samantha Watson. Competing in the 3000 meter run, Watson finished second with a time of 10:23.17.
The Golden Eagle track and field squads continue their indoor schedule next weekend as they head to Lincoln, Neb., for the Adidas Classic, hosted by Nebraska.