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Greninger fifth in heptathlon at GNAC Multi-Events Championships

Western Washington University’s Kaylie Greninger is fifth in the heptathlon and Michael Stralser is sixth in the decathlon following first-day action Monday, April 27, at the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Multi-Events Championships in Lacey

Greninger accumulated 2,638 points with personal bests in three of her four first-day events in the heptathlon. They came in the 100-meter hurdles (15.54), shot put (34-11 1/4) and 200 (26.55). She also cleared 4-8 1/4 in the high jump.

Alaska Anchorage’s Karolin Anders leads with 3,071 points, followed by teammate Rosie Smith with 2,843. Tied for third at 2,777 are Haleigh Lloyd from UAA and Seattle Pacific’s Maliea Luquin.