Boston in Third After Day One at Wake Forest Open


WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--Senior captain Shani Boston scored 2972 points through four events of the heptathlon at the Wake Forest Open Thursday. Thursday only featured the heptathlon and men's decathlon, the bulk of the meet will begin Friday morning in Winston-Salem, N.C.

Boston took first in the shot put with a mark of 12.99 which was also good for 10th on Penn's all-time list. She added a third-place finish in the 200m (26.36) and two fifth-place marks in the 100m (15.40) and high jump (1.56m) to finish the day.

Friday the competition continues with the long jump, javelin throw and 800m run.