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Brittany Aveni
4x4 Notches All-America Accolades at NCAAs
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 06/07/2019
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AUSTIN, Texas – Members of the Duke track & field program kicked off competition at the 2019 NCAA Outdoor Championships Thursday evening at the Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas.

Members of the sprint squad highlighted Duke’s first day of competition by collecting second team All-America honors. India Lowe, MacKenzie Kerr, Kelcie Simmons and Brittany Aveni clocked in at 3:35.71 to take 14th overall in the prelims.

Senior Stefani Vukajlovic rounded out her Duke career this evening in 18th overall in the women’s hammer throw competition. Vukajlovic recorded a mark of 61.79m and leaves her mark in the Duke record books as the school-record holder in the hammer throw.

Sophomore Lauren Hoffman competed in the preliminary round of the 400m hurdles and placed 19th in a time of 58.79.

Also competing on the track in her first trip to NCAAs was freshman Monica Hebner as one of only three freshmen to qualify for the 10000m. Hebner clocked in at 35:28.28 to place 21st.

Senior Nati Sheppard rounded out Duke’s Friday field events as she tied for 19th in the pole vault competition with a height of 4.05m. Sheppard closes her Duke career this evening and owns the fourth-best height in Duke outdoor history, 4.23m.

Duke will continue competition at the NCAA Championships Friday beginning at 3:30 p.m. (ET), with Erin Marsh in the heptathlon.

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WOMEN

HEPTATHLON

100m Hurdles

High Jump

Shot Put

200m

Long Jump

Javelin

800m

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monica Hebner

10000m

21st, 35:28.28 

Lauren Hoffman

400m Hurdles – Prelims

19th, 58.79

Domonique Panton

Triple Jump

 

Nati Sheppard

Pole Vault

T19th, 4.05m 

Stefani Vukajlovic

Weight Throw

 18th, 61.79m

Lowe, Kerr, 
Simmons, Aveni

4x400m Relay - Prelims 

 14th, 3:35.71

 

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