Boley’s Two Season Highs Lead Scots at Keck Select


The Monmouth College track and field teams competed at Saturday’s Keck Select at Illinois Wesleyan. The meet included Division I and Division III teams with Monmouth’s competitors racking up 18 personal events on the day.

Maddie Boley (Beecher, Illinois) had a season-best performance in the weight throw, finishing fourth among all Division III athletes with a 15.76m throw. Boley also set a new PR in the shot put at 13.06m, the eighth-best throw in Monmouth history.

Miranda Hursey (Hanna City, Illinois) finished sixth among D3 pole vaulters with a career-best 3.25m. That performance is ranked as the eighth best in Monmouth history,

Maddie Rusk (Annawan, Illinois) was third among D3 participants in the long jump at 5.12m.

Shane Anderson (Lisle, Illinois) finished third in the weight throw at 18.19m with Caleb Toberman (Clifton, Illinois) in fourth at 18.05m.


The Scots host their second meet of the indoor season next weekend with Saturday’s Roger Haynes Invitational. The multi-team meet begins at 10:45 a.m. at the Huff Fieldhouse.

NCAA Division III National Rankings (as of 6:30 pm 2/3/24)
8 – Caleb Toberman – weight throw (18.77m)
11 – Shane Anderson – weight throw (18.22m)
28 – Maddie Boley – shot put (13.06m)
42 – Maddie Boley – weight throw (15.76m)
50 – Kayla Braun – shot put (12.53m)

Career Highs for indoor meets (does not include those participating in an event for the first time)

Competitor – event – new career high (old career high)
Isaac Anderson – weight throw – 9.83m (8.62m)
Melissa Bivalarov – 800m – 2:46.88 (2:54.32)
Maddie Boley – shot put – 13.06 (12.93m)
Gunner Bryant – weight throw – 14.28m (13.99m)
Xavier Camper – 400m – 53.22 (53.23)
Sam Costello – mile – 5:58.10 (6:04.40)
Megan Dailey – pole vault – 2.95m (2.75m)
Lindsay Eaton – mile – 6:06.79 (6:14.47)
Brynn Hogan – weight throw – 13.97m (12.74m)
Miranda Hursey – pole vault – 3.25m (3.18m)
Abbie Johnson – shot put – 10.01m (10.00m)
Abbie Johnson – weight throw – 11.49m (11.21m)
Blake Orwig – shot put – 14.25m (13.94m)
Blake Orwig – weight throw – 16.01m (15.50m)
Delaney Rexroat – pole vault – 2.95m (2.85m)
Xander Stoub – mile – 4:49.49 (4:56.45)
Joey Twardowski – high jump – 1.73m (1.68m)
Devin Watson – 60m – 7.97 (8.04)

***Courtesy of Nathan Baliva, Monmouth College***

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