Panek Sets School Record, Places Third in Heptathlon at Mondschein Multi

Panek Sets School Record, Places Third in Heptathlon at Mondschein Multi

KUTZTOWN, Pa. - Sophomore Rachel Panek took third place overall and set a new school record in the heptathlon with 4421 points at the Mondschein Multis, hosted by Kutztown. Panek's performance is currently ninth best in Divison III.

Panek, who was in second place after four events, kicked off the day with a seventh-place finish in the long jump (4.89m). Panek would then set a new personal record in the javelin throw with a top toss of 29.83 meters.

To close out the day, Panek clocked a 2:32.15 in the 800 to take third in the event. 

The Mustangs compete next at the York (Pa.) College Twilight meet on Wednesday, April 17.