February 21, 2021
By Tim Glon
BEXLEY — The Ohio Northern women’s indoor track and field team won the Capital Rick Meindl Invitational on Sunday at the Capital Center.
The Polar Bears (13-8 overall) edged Wilmington 98-84 with Capital finishing third with 40 points.
Ohio Northern won six of the 12 events in the tri-meet.
Junior Kayla Silva (Westerville/South) won the 400-meter dash in 1:01.63.
Freshman Sydnee Perram (Port Clinton/Danbury) won the 200 in :28.87 and was second in the long jump with a leap of 4.55 meters.
Starner was also second in the 200 in :29.35.
Freshman Rachel Thompson (West Milton/Milton-Union) was second in the 1-mile in 5:53.50.
Freshman Sydnee Perram (Port Clinton/Danbury) was second in the long jump with a leap of 4.55 meters.
Northern competed with only a partial roster, as ONU head coach Jason Maus gave many of his competitors the weekend off.
The Polar Bears will return to action next Saturday when they host the annual Larry Cole Invitational at the ONU Sports Center Fieldhouse.
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