Mar 20, 2017
The outdoor season begin with a bang, as the Griffins opened outdoor competition at the Rhodes College Invitational.
Fontbonne continued where they finished indoor season as they broke and established several records, and personal bests. The weekend was highlighted by freshman Raven Venegas who broke the two oldest school records at Fontbonne in Nicole Moyer's shot put and discus records from 2002. Additionally, she placed eighth in a field loaded with mostly Division I athletes. Currently, after the first weekend, Venegas is ranked 11th in the nation in shot put and third highest-throwing freshman on the NCAA Outdoor Qualifying List.
Raven Venegas – Freshman and School Shot Put Record, new record 12.19 meters
Raven Venegas – Freshman and School Discus Record, new record 29.04 meters
Katie Gosser – School and Freshman 100 meter hurdles at 19.82 seconds
Raven Venegas – Freshman Hammer Record at 34.42 meters
Mackenze Daniel – Freshman Javelin Record at 23.33 meters
Jennie Stare – Javelin and Discus
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