After an outstanding indoor track and field season, which included a number of first place finishes including the 800-meter Heartland Conference Championship, Franklin’s Anna Murdock opened the outdoor season with impressive wins at the Hanover Track and Field Invitational.
The junior, an Indian Creek graduate, set a Franklin College record in winning the 400-meter dash in 59.90. In addition, she won the 800, an event in which she set the conference record in 2013 with a time of 2:18.91.
Her winning time this year was 2:24.13. Her wins earned her the Heartland Conference Women’s Track Athlete of the Week award.