Tigers Finish Fifth at NCAC Indoor Championships; Batt Earns Individual Honors

Tigers Finish Fifth at NCAC Indoor Championships; Batt Earns Individual Honors

Wooster, Ohio - Paced by three individual championships today, DePauw totaled 76 points and finished fifth at the North Coast Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships.

Zach Batt, who was named the Mid-Distance/Distance Athlete of the Year, won the mile in 4:22.64, while finishing third in the 3,000 meters (8:50.29). Callaway Bird topped the 800-meter field (1:57.67) as did Paul Christian in the 3,000 (8:44.65).

Luke Patty scored in a pair of events after finishing third in the 400 (51.54) and sixth in the 200 (23.00). Spencer Miller turned in a seventh-place finish in the mile (4:31.16) as did Lucas Taylor in the weight throw (14.85m/48-8.75), while Satchel Oskins was ninth in the 60-meter hurdles (9.23).

The Tigers' 4x200 relay of Oskins, David Linton, Jordan Dolph and Johnny Miller was sixth (1:34.69) and the 4x400 relay of Patty, Miller, Michael Ocasek and Bird finished fifth (3:31.78).