Women's Outdoor Track & Field

Byro places sixth in heptathlon

Shantae Byro (c) 2018 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Shantae Byro (c) 2018 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

BALTIMORE, Md. – Shantae Byro (Baltimore, Md./Northwestern) finished sixth in the heptathlon to lead McDaniel at the 2018 ECAC Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championship hosted by Johns Hopkins on Wednesday and Thursday.

Scoring:

  • The Green Terror finished tied for 26th with three points. Johns Hopkins won the team title with 135.5 points.

Making a Point: The following athletes earned points at the meet:

  • Shantae Byro: heptathlon, finishing sixth with 3499 points.

Multi-Talented: The following athlete competed in the heptathlon:

  • Shantae Byro finished fifth in the 200 (27.33 seconds) and 800 (2:43.56) to lead the way in her sixth-place overall finish. Those were also the events with her top point total, earning 685 points in the 200 and 533 in the 800.

Top 10 Worthy: The following athletes achieved a mark that ranks in the program's all-time top 10:

  • Shantae Byro now ranks third all-time in the heptathlon with 3499 points.

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