Heuberger wins race, qualifies for NAIA nationals
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - At Sacramento, Southern Oregon senior Megan Heuberger posted a provincial qualifying mark for NAIA nationals of — minute, 5.32 seconds in the 400-meter intermediate hurdles at the Hornet Open on Saturday.
Heuberger also ran a leg on the women's winning 4x400 relay team. The time of 4:02.02 is also a provincial qualifying mark. Andrea Eide, Rachel Hinze and Brook Jaentsch were also on the team.
The Raider women placed second in the 4x100 relay with a 50.0 hand-held time. The team was the same except for Emily Dunn replacing Jaentsch.
Other women's highlights were a first by Jaentsch in the high jump (5-1) and second by Brynn Cogdill in the 3,000 (10:21.48).
The top individual men's performance was Sean Peterson's sixth in the 3,000 meters (8:55.01).
The men's 4x400 relay team, with Colby Stone, Dusty Waugh, Ross Dexter and Trevor Palmer, placed third (3:29.39).
Besides the host school, Portland State, Humboldt State, Oregon Tech and a small contingent from Stanford competed.Tennis
At Portland, the Southern Oregon University women's tennis team swept through the doubles matches en route to an 8-1 victory over Lewis and Clark on Sunday.
The win improved the Raiders to 4-1 on the season and came a day after Amy Hurlocker's victory at No. 6 singles carried SOU to a 5-4 win over Willamette.
In Saturday's victory, SOU's Amy Hurlocker trailed 2-5 in the second set and rallied for a 6-2, 7-5 win.
SOU 8, Lewis and Clark 1
SINGLES - Annie Chaney, S, def. Laura Wilner 6-4, 6-1; Megan Loeding, S, def. Kristen Head 6-3, 6-4; Danielle Farber, S, def. Giana Luppa 6-2, 6-3; Tami Weidert, S, def. Lauren Hasamoto 7-6 (7-5), 7-5; Heather Virell, S, def. Adi Nevo 6-1, 6-1; Hannah Klausman, L, def. Amy Hurlocker 7-5, 7-6 (7-5).
DOUBLES - Chaney-Farber, S, def. Wilner-Head 8-5; Loeding-Virell, S, def. Luppa-Hasamoto 8-2; Weidert-Hurlocker, S, def. Nevo-Klausman 8-5.
SOU 5, Willamette 4
SINGLES - Susan Butler, W, d. Megan Loeding, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2; Annie Chaney, S, d. Ashley Layton, 6-3, 6-1; Melody Kerber, W, d. Tami Weidert, 6-2, 3-6, 10-8; Danielle Farber, S, d. Alison Nunemaker, 6-2, 6-3; Hannah Johnson, W, d. Heather Virell, 6-1, 6-2; Amy Hurlocker, S, d. Tammy Mlady, 6-2, 7-5.
DOUBLES - Chaney-Farber, S, d. Butler-Kerber, 8-3; Loeding-Virell, S, d. Kristi Ka'apu-Layton, 8-4; Johnson-Nunemaker, W, d. Weidert-Hurlocker, 8-1.