Women's Track and Field: SDSU's Lane wins 1 event, records 2 personal bests
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—Pequot Lakes graduate Vanessa Lane of the South Dakota State University women's track and field team competed in three individual events and one relay, winning one and recording two personal bests, at the Howard Wood Dakota Relays Friday, May 11.
In her last event, Lane won her second career javelin throw competition with the school's eighth-best mark all-time. She improved her best by two inches and won the event by 2 feet, 1 inch.
In her first individual event, Lane posted a personal-best mark in the 400 meters with a second-place finish, beating her previous-best by 1.62 seconds. She just missed the school's top 10 by 0.13 seconds.
Lane added another top-three finish in the 200 meters and posted her third career top-three finish in the event.
Lastly, Lane helped add the Jackrabbits' best time in the 4x100 relay as the second leg of the third-place team.