CUA competes at 2012 Landmark Conference indoor champs

SELINSGROVE, Pa. – CUA competed at the 2012 Landmark Conference indoor championship on Saturday.  The Cardinals finished sixth in the team standings.  Shawn Brubaker was the top individual finisher with a second place showing, while the Cardinals relay teams also performed well.

The 4x200 meter relay team picked up four points with fourth place showing in 1:40.79, while the 4x800 relay team (9:03.66) and distance medley relay team (10:59.76) both finished fourth as well.

In the weight throw, Brubaker finished second to earn eight points in the team standings.  The junior's throw of 48'6 ¼" placed him second out of a field of 16 competitors.

Brubaker also placed ninth in the shot put with a toss of 35'6 ½".

The Cardinals tallied 24 points on the day to finish sixth.  Moravian captured the top spot with 167 points, followed by Susquehanna (98 points) and Merchant Marine Academy (95).  Rounding out the team standings were Juniata (72), Goucher (62) and CUA (24).

CUA will be back in action on March 24 when the Cardinals compete at the Battleground Relays in the outdoor season opener.