All notch new personal bests, with Frano and White nearly winning their respective events
Team set 16 personal records last week at South Alabama Invitational
All set personal bests during their performances
Squad looks to gain steam in a meet close to home before heading to the C-USA Championships
Student-athletes maintained a grade point average of 3.0 or better
|Ohlson's Career Best Performances|
|Pentathlon||3,036 pts (2/23/13)|
|60 Meter Hurdles||9:32 (2/23/13)|
|800 Meter||2:49.48 (2/23/13)|
|Long Jump||5.09m (16' 8.5") (2/23/13)|
|Shot Put||8.63m (28' 3.75") (12/1/12)|
|High Jump||1.57m (5' 1.75") (2/23/13)|
Indoor Track and Field: Posted results in five of the regular season meets as well as the Conference USA Championships...tied for the team lead in most events competed in on the season...competed in the pentathlon, 60m hurdles, 800 meter run, long jump, shot put and high jump...posted the sixth best pentathlon score in Tulane history at the Conference USA Championships (2/23/13) with a score of 3,026 points...notched career bests in the 60m hurdles (9.32), the 800 meters (2:49.48) the long jump (5.09m or 16' 8.5") and the high jump (1.57m or 5' 1.75") at the C-USA Championships...her shot put best came at the Panther Ice Breaker with a toss of 8.63m...ran the 60m hurdles (9.34) and competed in the high jump (1.45m or 4' 9") at the UAB Blazer Indoor (1/11/13)...posted a 9.42 second finish in the 60m hurdles at the LSU Twilight...also competed at the New Mexico Classic (2/2/13) and the Crimson Tide Opener (1/12/13).
About Dana Ohlson
Prep: Lettered all four years for track and field under Jason Church, Brian Concilio and Brian Zatorski at Southern Regional High School...named team MVP as a junior...garnered All-State accolades in the high jump as a senior...won the 2012 New Jersey Interscholastic Athletic Association High Jump title as a senior...qualified for the NJIAA State Championships ten times...selected to All-Region First Team and All-State Group 4 Second Team as a junior...holds school record in the long jump.
Personal: Born Dana Joy Ohlson on July 14, 1994...the daughter of Nancy Ohlson...has one sister, Jamie.