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Linzmeier, Reichenberger All-Americans At NCAA Indoor Championship

Emily Reichenberger finished eighth in the 60- and 12th in the 200-meter dashes at this year's NCAA Championship.
Emily Reichenberger finished eighth in the 60- and 12th in the 200-meter dashes at this year's NCAA Championship.

UW-Oshkosh received All-America runs from juniors Kristen Linzmeier and Emily Reichenberger at the NCAA Division III Women's Indoor Track & Field Championship held Friday and Saturday (March 10-11) in Naperville, Ill.

Linzmeier led the Titans' efforts with her seventh-place time of 2:14.77 in the 800-meter run. She was competing at the championship for the first time.

Reichenberger earned her second indoor All-America citation by finishing eighth in the 60-meter dash with a time of 7.75 seconds. Last year, Reichenberger secured her first All-America award after placing sixth in the 200-meter dash with a time of 25.52 seconds.

Reichenberger also finished 12th in the 200-meter dash at this year's championship with a time of 25.35 seconds. She was the event's 10th-place finisher with a time of 25.62 seconds in 2010.

UW-Oshkosh had three other competitors at this year's meet – senior Elizabeth Abhold and sophomores Cheyenne Moore and Alyssa Ryan.

Abhold finished 13th in the 20-pound weight throw with a measurement of 55-1 while Moore placed 14th in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 17:35.83. Ryan was a 16th-place finisher in the pole vault with a height of 11-3 3/4.

Last season, Abhold earned her first indoor All-America award by finishing sixth in the 20-pound weight throw with a distance of 57-7. Moore and Ryan were competing at the championship for the first time.

UW-Oshkosh counted three points to finish 56th among the 70 teams that scored.

Washington University in St. Louis (Mo.) compiled 44 points to win its first NCAA Division III indoor title. The Bears were followed by second-place Ithaca College (N.Y.) with 41.25 points, third-place George Fox University (Ore.) with 31, fourth-place Williams College (Mass.) with 30.5, and fifth-place Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Ohio Northern University with 26.

UW-Oshkosh kicks off its outdoor season on April 7 at the Rex Foster Invitational in Whitewater.

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