Allam and Guynn Compete at NCAA East Regional
May 23, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Juniors Lauren Allam and Maressa Guynn competed in the discus at the NCAA East Regional at North Carolina A&T's Aggie Stadium on Thursday. Allam placed 28th in her third NCAA East Regional appearance and Guynn was 45th.
After placing 37th at the regional meet in 2011 and 43rd in 2012, Allam posted a top-30 showing at this year's meet. Allam's mark of 150-9 (45.94m) was eighth in her flight and 28th overall. Allam's scoring mark came on her first throw. She fouled on her second attempt and had a mark of 138-0 (42.07m) on her third throw.
Guynn placed 45th in her first appearance at the NCAA East Regional. Guynn's third and final attempt registered at 133-1 (40.57m). She fouled on her first two attempts. Guynn won the discus at the Patriot League Championship this year and broke Navy's school record in the event.
Navy's third and final competitor at the NCAA East Regional is junior javelin thrower Alix Membreno. Like Allam, Membreno is making a third appearance at the regional. Membreno will throw the javelin on Sunday at 1:00 PM.