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Liberty Open Recap

January 20, 2014
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The Lady Flames Sports Network recapped the ninth annual Liberty Open, which took place Friday and Saturday inside the Tolsma Indoor Track Center. Featured are meet highlights and interviews with Meghan Burggraf and Jocelyn Williams.

Liberty won 16 events and achieved six new IC4A/ECAC-qualifying performances. These achievements are summarized below.

The Flames and Lady Flames will be back in action Friday and Saturday at the Hokie Invitational. The meet will take place at Virginia Tech's Rector Field House, which will also serve as the venue for the 2014 Big South Indoor Track & Field Championships.

Liberty's Men's Event Champions at the Liberty Open
Aklesso Agama – Triple Jump
Harrison Allen – Pole Vault
Jacob DeValve – Shot Put
Patrick Donigan – High Jump
Stephen Racanelli – 200
Colin Schultz – 1,000
David Scouten – Weight Throw
John Sherret – 800
Tyler Weigandt, Colin Schultz, John Sherret, Stephen Racanelli – 4 x 400 Relay

Liberty's Women's Event Champions at the Liberty Open
Riley Brandon – Pentathlon
Meghan Burggraf – 500
Mychelle Cumings – Shot Put
Janae Jones – Triple Jump
Brooke Shelton – Pole Vault
Jocelyn Williams – Weight Throw (Tied own school record of 62-6.5)
Corinn Bedell, Mary Witmer, Meghan Burggraf, Ansley Gebben – 4 x 400 Relay

Liberty's New IC4A Qualifiers
Zach Davis – High Jump
Stephen Racanelli – 200
John Sherret – 800

Liberty's New ECAC Qualifiers
Meghan Burggraf – 500
Jacy Christiansen – Mile
Mychelle Cumings – Shot Put