Sheri Grimes Sets New School Record in 1500 Meters at UT Arlington Invitational

(ARLINGTON,TX)---Southern Nazarene University’s Sheri Grimes set a new school record on Saturday at the University of Texas-Arlington Invitational in Arlington, Texas. Grimes finished with a time of 4:46.90 in the 1500 meters, good enough for first place and a new SNU school record.

With her record setting time, Grimes qualified for the NAIA National Championships in the 1500 meters.

Below are SNU’s results from Saturday.

3000 Meter Run
5.) Penny Rowland - 11:09.

1500 Meters
1.) Sheri Grimes - 4:46.90 “New School Record”, Qualifies for Nationals

800 Meters
6.) Amy McMullin - 2:21.62
10.) Natalja Voellmecke - 2:26.59
13.) Amy Merhib - 2:33.86
16.) Kristi Broughton - 2:36.01
17.) Penny Rowland - 2:39.01

4x400 Meter Relay
4.) Southern Nazarene 4:17.29 (Amy McMullin, Sheri Grimes, Natalja Voellmecke, Amy Merhib)