Abby Dunn pictured above finished 3rd in the NAIA 5K Racewalk (Submitted photo)
Nicole Court-Menendez and Abby Dunn both earned their second NAIA All-American awards in Marion, Indiana in the 5K race walk on Thursday.
Abby finished 3rd overall covering the 12.5 lap event in 26:07.49. Dunn improved on her personal best and school record of 26:12.55 from the Penn Relays. Entering the nationals Dunn was ranked 4th on the performance list.
Nicole earned Dakota Wesleyan's first All-American award indoors in the 3k racewalk. Nicole matched her 8th place finish indoor with a persoanl 27:50.88, which bettered her previous best and school record of 28:01.61 set at the Penn Relays. She entered the National meet ranked 15th on the performance list.
Nicole Court-Menendez (#163) pictured above finished 8th in the NAIA 5K Racewalk (Submitted photo)
Women 5000 Meter Race Walk ================================================================ NAIA Champs.: N 25:11.56 2010 Nicola Evangelista, British Columbia 2012 Winner: 26:43.05 5/25/2012 Nicole Bonk, Embry-Riddle Name Year School Finals ================================================================ 1 Zalba, Mereth FR Missouri Baptist 25:17.87 2 Josephs, Molly FR Missouri Baptist 25:34.33 3 Dunn, Abby FR Goshen 26:07.49 4 Lawrence, Monica JR Cornerstone 26:28.55 5 Griffiths, Brianna SO Cornerstone 26:53.78 6 Breithaupt, Lauren FR Baker 27:31.91 7 Brickson, Reini JR Lindsey Wilson 27:40.81 8 Court-Menendez, Nicole FR Dakota Wesleyan 27:50.88 9 Ovokaitys, Kayla FR Cornerstone 28:29.11 10 Mancha, Mercedes SR St. Xavier 28:56.07 11 Bland, Amanda SO Lindsey Wilson 29:24.53 12 Loeffler, Kaitlyn SO Cen. Methodist 29:28.97 13 Graybill, Teresa JR Benedictine 29:38.84 14 Green, Jourdann FR Lindsey Wilson 30:19.67 -- Bonk, Nicole SR Embry-Riddle DQ Rule 232.2