Hilton Wins Steeplechase at Jesse Owens Track Classic
April 19, 2013
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Sophomore Nicole Hilton won the 3000m steeplechase at the 28th Jesse Owens Track Classic Friday evening at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium, highlighting the first day of competition for the Ohio State women’s track and field team.
Hilton crossed the finish line in a season-best time of 10:38.72, just ahead of Dayton’s Lizzie Gleason (10:39.58). OSU senior Tori Brink placed sixth in 10:52.58.
Other Buckeye highlights from day one:
Competition resumes tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. ET.