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Despot and Weidner paces Muskingum at Muskie Duals

Despot and Weidner paces Muskingum at Muskie Duals

Nick Despot and Blake Weidner paced Muskingum at the Muskie Duals on Saturday in McConagah Stadium. The Muskies posted a 5-2 record in the dual-format scoring.

Muskingum was paced by Nick Despot and Blake Weidner who both registered first-place finishes. Despot took first in the javelin with a throw of 148-1. Weidner finished first in the high jump with a leap of 6-6.

Jeff Burkholder claimed second in the shot put with a heave of 45-8 and placed fourth in the discus with a mark of 130-7. Andre Buffington took fourth in the hammer throw with a toss of 137-7.

Muskingum's 4x100 squad of Jimmy Glaze, Tristen Murphy, Noah Lopez and Desmond Waden placed third with a time of 46.16. Zachary Fuhrer finished fourth in the 400 hurdles with a time of 1:01.93.

The event featured Muskingum, St. Vincent, Shawnee State, Washington & Jefferson, Wittenberg, Point Park, Ohio Northern and John Carroll.

Muskingum next hosts the Amy Adams Memorial on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25.