Triathlon Kicks off Season at Central Regional
Monday, September 4, 2017

NAPERVILLE, Ill. - The Centenary triathlon team completed its first meet of the season Monday, September 4, at the Central Regional Qualifier hosted by North Central College. The Ladies finished seventh overall and second among teams from NCAA Division III institutions.

"This was a great season opener for our Ladies. I'm really proud of the effort everyone gave today," said head coach Kyle Joplin. "We're only a few weeks into training and this was a very challenging race. I can't wait for the next competition!"

Senior Caitlyn Faulhaber was the top Centenary finisher in 1:11:56.7 to place 22nd. Sophomore Tori Boyle finished 29th with a time of 1:15:15.6. Sophomore Jessi Jordan rounded out the Ladies contingent, finishing 32nd with a time of 1:20:47.1.

Arizona State swept the top-7 spots in the race to win the race, followed by Cornell and Minnesota.

Centenary returns to action in a dual meet with West Alabama October 1 in Laurel, Mississippi.