By Tim Glon
NEW CONCORD — The Ohio Northern men's track and field team opened its 2017 outdoor season with a 6-1 record at the Muskie Duals at McConagha Stadium on Saturday.
Junior Conner Karg (West Liberty/West Liberty-Salem) led the Polar Bears by sweeping the 200 and 400 dash events.
He won the 200 dash in :22.69 and won the 400 dash in :49.54.
Senior Zane Augustine (Cranberry Township, Pa./Seneca Valley) won the hammer throw with a toss of 46.34 meters.
Smith won the event over Holesovsky by taking fewer attempts as both men cleared 3.65 meters.
Senior Andrew Harden (Dayton/Vandalia-Butler) led a 2-3-4-5-6-7 Ohio Northern finish in the 1500 run by finishing second in 4:08.21.
The Polar Bears will return to action next Saturday at the Cedarville Invitational.