MU's Tylock takes eighth at nationals
Mansfield University sophomore Rachael Tylock finished eighth in the women's 20,000 meter racewalk Saturday morning at the 2013 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa.
Tylock turned in a time of 1:49:53.65 which was just 22 seconds behind the seventh place finish. Maria Michta from Walk USA won the event with a time of 1:37:34.46.
Her time sets a personal best for the two-time high school All-American and is a Mansfield school record.
She is the first Mountaineer athlete to compete at the USA Track and Field Championships.