Hintz paces Vikings at Ripon meet

Lawrence track and field group huddle
The Lawrence women were seventh and the men finished eighth at the Private College Championships.

RIPON, Wis. -- Mikaela Hintz paced the Lawrence University track and field teams on Saturday with her run at the Sherman-Lukoski Invitational at the Willmore Center.

Hintz finished sixth in the 400 meters in 1:04.00 to lead Lawrence's contingent. 

Molly Doruska led Lawrence's contingent in the 5,000 meters with a seventh-place finish in a time of 20:11.68. Christina Sedall was right on Doruska's heels and finished eighth in 20:15.22, and Leah Hawksford was ninth in 20:24.32.

Lawrence's 4x400 relay team took seventh in 4:22.29.