Feb. 1, 2013
Site: South Bend, Ind. (Loftus Center)
Event: Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Day 1)
U-M Team Result: No team scoring
Next U-M Event: Saturday, Feb. 2 -- at Notre Dame Meyo Invitational - Day 2 (South Bend, Ind.), 10 a.m.
Event Winners/U-M Finishers (Day 1)
60-meter Dash (Prelims) 1. Asia Cooper, Mississippi 7.50q 3. Cindy Ofili, U-M 7.59q 17. Ada Unachukwu, U-M 7.82 60-meter dash (Semifinals) 1. Tamika Robinson, Unattached 7.51Q 7. Cindy Ofili, U-M 7.66 5,000-meter Run 1. Gina Valgoi, Loyola (Ill.) 16:15.00 8. Lindsey Hilton, U-M 16:47.25 33. Anna Pasternak, U-M 17:32.04 60-meter Hurdles (Prelims) 1. Jade Barber, Notre Dame 8.32q 4. Amber Smith, U-M 8.44q 7. Cindy Ofili, U-M 8.56q 10. Erin Busbee, U-M 8.70q 60-meter Hurdles (Semifinals) 1. Cindy Ofili, U-M 8.26Q 3. Amber Smith, U-M 8.35Q 10. Erin Busbee, U-M 8.73 High Jump 1. Michelle Kinsella, Louisville 1.78m (5-10.25) 12. Sara Nitz, U-M 1.63m (5-4.25) Weight Throw 1. Felisha Johnson, Indiana State 20.81m (68-3.25) 24. Amanda Adwon, U-M 14.51m (47-7.25) 31. Elly Mioduszewski, U-M 11.52m (37-9.50) -- Joanna Fleming, U-M ND Pole Vault -- Claire Tewksbury, U-M NH -- Victoria Wesley, U-M NH Q qualified for finals q qualified for semifinals
N O T E S
Michigan competed in the Meyo Invitational for the 11th straight season.
Cindy Ofili (8.26) and Amber Smith (8.35) each ran career-best times in the 60-meter hurdle semifinals to qualify for Saturday's (Feb. 2) final at 2:50 p.m. Smith finished third in the 60-meter hurdles (8.55) at last year's Meyo Invitational. Ofili's time of 8.26 currently ranks 11th in the nation and first in the Big Ten.
Contact: Whitney Dixon (734) 763-4423