Dec. 7, 2012
KENT, Ohio - Natalie Ryan placed second in the pentathlon and Ashley Corum was third in the long jump to highlight day one of Golden Flash Gala hosted by Kent State University.
In the five event competition, Ryan won the long jump with a distance of 17.00.05 feet (5.19m), and was third in both the 800 meter run (2:29.54) and the high jump (5'3''). Corum was third overall in the individual long jump with a distance of 5.37 meters (17-07.50 feet).
Throwers Haley Springman and Brittany Lightfoot finished seventh and eighth and in the weight throw with distances of 51-11 and 51-03 feet, respectively.
Action at the Golden Flash Gala continues tomorrow with the majority of the track events. Click here for live results.