Toledo-Despite constant rain and harsh wind, the second day of the 2006 Mid-American Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships continued. Kent State's men and Akron's women are still leading all team scores.
In the men's shot put, Eastern Michigan's Dave Adamek took first-place with a throw of 58-08.5. Ohio's Scott Mayle won the men's long jump with a leap of 25 feet.
Miami's Dan Huling won his second 2006 Mid-American Conference Championship. Huling finished first in the men's 3,000 meters steeplechase (8:44.37) after taking first-place honors in the men's 10,000 meters, yesterday.
For the second year in a row, Kent State's Chris Cane earned 6,904 points to take first-place in the Decathlon.
On the women side, Northern Illinois' Ashley Morrow took first-place in the women's shot put with a throw of 51-10.5. In the women's long jump, Miami's Lashonda Davis finished first with a leap of 21 feet.
Toledo's Ebba Stenbeck won the women's 3,000 meter steeplechase with a time of 10:14.55. In the women's Heptahon, Ball State's Jennifer McCoy collected 5,014 points to take home first-place honors.
Each individual event winner earns an automatic invitation to the NCAA Regional Championships in Knoxville, Tenn.
The Final day of competition will begin tomorrow at 10 a.m. with the men's pole vault and triple jump and women's high jump.
Women's Team Scores
Kent State 46.5
Ball State 31
Bowling Green 23
Eastern Michigan 23
Northern Illinois 17
Central Michigan 6
Men's Team Score
Kent State 72
Eastern Michigan 51
Central Michigan 30