Amber Peschka

Women's Track & Field Athletic Communications

Beavers Wrap Up Weekend at Baylor Invitational

WACO, Texas – On an unseasonably chilly day in central Texas the throwers for the Oregon State University track & field team at Clyde Hart Track & Field Stadium, wrapping up a busy weekend for the Beavers.

With temperatures hovering around 40 degrees the Beavers remained competitive in four events; javelin, hammer throw, shot put, discus.

The largest contingent competed in the javelin throw led by senior Destiny Dawson. Dawson placed fourth throwing 142-feet 4-inches. All four competitors placed inside the top 10; Delaney Hall (6th, 140-6), McKenzie Allison (7th, 135-2), Amber Peschka (8th, 127-7). Allison's throw was her best of the outdoor season.

Lindsay McShane set the Oregon State school record in the hammer throw a week ago, and this week placed fourth at the Baylor Invitational. McShane led the Beavers group at 171-feet 5-inches. Sydney Guthrie-Baker and Jessica Molina threw 158-feet 1 inch, and 154-feet 4-inches, respectively.

Both Guthrie-Baker and Molina entered into the shot put. Guthrie-Baker placed top 10 pacing the Beavers at 42-feet 1.25-inches.

McShane placed 7th in the discus as the only Oregon State competitor with 142-feet 5-inches.

Up Next
The Beavers head north to Portland for the Lewis & Clark Invitational on April 14th.

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JAVELIN: 4. Destiny Dawson, 142-4. 6. Delaney Hall, 140-6. 7. McKenzie, Allison, 135-2. 8. Amber Peschka, 127-7
HAMMER THROW: 4. Lindsay McShane, 171-5. 8. Sydney Guthrie-Baker, 158-1. 9. Jessica Molina, 154-4
SHOT PUT: 9. Sydney Guthrie-Baker, 42-1.5. 12. Jessica Molina, 41-5.25
DISCUS: 7. Lindsay McShane, 142-5
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