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Courtesy: Duke Athletics
Panton, 4x4 Relay Head to Austin
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 05/25/2019
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Senior Domonique Panton became the sixth individual Blue Devil to qualify for the 2019 NCAA Outdoor Championships Saturday evening at the final day of the NCAA East Preliminary Round in Jacksonville, Fla. The women’s 4x400m relay also qualified for the NCAA Championships with their performance today, totaling 10 Duke athletes heading to Texas in June.

Panton joins Monica HebnerLauren HoffmanErin MarshNati Sheppard and Stefani Vukajlovic as those who will compete as individuals at NCAAs in Austin, Texas, along with the women’s 4x400m relay.

Senior Panton had an outstanding performance in the triple jump this afternoon. The Freehold, N.J., native placed sixth overall with a massive PR leap of 13.36m (43-10.00), crushing her previous best mark of 12.87m.

Members of the sprint squad clocked in the third-best time in Duke outdoor history, 3:32.84, as India LoweMacKenzie KerrLauren Hoffman and Brittany Aveni were the top-ACC finishers in the field of 24. The Blue Devils were in second most of the race before Aveni took the lead with 100m to go. Every member of this 4x400m relay team posted splits in 53-second range for each of their 400m legs and Aveni's split on the final leg was 52.37.

The qualifying Blue Devils will travel to Austin, Texas, for the 2019 NCAA Outdoor Championships June 5-8.



Iyin Battle

Hammer Throw

44th, 53.78m 

Ben Beatty

Shot Put

31st, 17.57m 

Charles Cooper


 28th, 3:54.81

Kiegan Lenihan


 25th, 62.81m

Michael Marsack


 35th, 59.74m

Alex Miley

3000m Steeplechase

13th, 8:49.05 – No. 4 Duke All-Time

Dalton Randall


 27th, 14:34.14

Rivers Ridout

High Jump

 26th, 2.11m

Matt Wisner

800m – 1st Round

2nd, 1:49.35

Matt Wisner

800m – Quarterfinals

19th, 1:50.93



Brittany Aveni

800m – 1st Round

27th, 2:07.14

Kim Hallowes

1500m – 1st Round

24th, 4:23.24

Kim Hallowes

1500m – Quarterfinals

15th, 4:21.63

Monica Hebner


11th, 33:52.83 

Lauren Hoffman

400m Hurdles – 1stRound

8th, 58.39 

Lauren Hoffman

400m Hurdles – Quarterfinals

12th, 57.92 – No. 2 Duke All-Time

Liz Lansing

1500m – 1st Round

25th, 4:23.60

India Lowe

400m Hurdles – 1stRound

19th, 58.96

India Lowe

400m Hurdles – Quarterfinals

23rd, 1:02.91

Erin Marsh

100m Hurdles – 1stRound

23rd, 13.49

Erin Marsh

100m Hurdles – Quarterfinals

24th, 13.64

Domonique Panton

Triple Jump

 6th, 13.36m – PR

Sara Platek


 29th, 16:53.86

Michaela Reinhart


22nd, 16:38.83 

Nati Sheppard

Pole Vault

T11th, 4.07m 

Stefani Vukajlovic

Hammer Throw

7th, 62.23m 

Lowe, Kerr, Hoffman, 

4x400m Relay

6th, 3:32.84 – No. 3 Duke All-Time


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