SignUp
Women's Ice Hockey MM
Freshman Burks was sixth in the hammer throw with a mark of 47.83 meeters.
Robb, Burks lead UND through day two of Shamrock
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Friday 03/16/2013 10:19:35 (ET)
by Jayson Hajdu, UND Athletic Media Relations
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop Files available

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- Standout performances by sophomore Rochelle Robb and freshman Ke-Ke Burks highlighted North Dakota's second day at the Shamrock Invitational, hosted by Coastal Carolina University.

Robb, a Bull Bay, Jamaica, native, tied Army's McKenzie Majchrzak and North Carolina's Nakita Gray for the top mark in the high jump, with a leap of 1.65 meters (5 feet, 5 inches).

Burks, meanwhile, recorded a hammer throw of 47.83 meters (156 feet, 11 inches), good enough for a sixth-place finish for the native of Madison, Wis.

A trio of UND athletes -- Megan Gray (Sr., St. Cloud, Minn.), Ashley Fedie (So., Chanhassen, Minn.) and Hailey Brinkman (Fr., Grey Eagle, Minn.) -- also began competition in the first three events of the heptathlon.

Grey finished third in the javelin with a mark of 32.32 meters (106 feet) and fifth in the long jump with a leap of 4.87 meters (15 feet, 11 3/4 inches). Fedie led the trio in the 800-meters, finishing fifth with a time of 2 minutes, 33.16 seconds.

The Shamrock Invitational concludes on Saturday.

Gameday Live: UND at South Dakota State
MBB Gameday live at South Dakota State MORE
Gameday Live: UND vs Ohio State
WHKY gameday live vs Ohio State MORE
Softball tp host two winter skills camps
The University of North Dakota softball team has opened registration for its winter and February high school camps, which will be held in the Hyslop Sports Center. Both camps are open to girls in... MORE
Gameday Live: UND at St. Cloud State
Gameday Live: UND at St. Cloud State MORE
Watch the latest North Dakota Hockey TV show
Get ready for this weekend's seris at St. Cloud State with the newest episode of North Dakota Hockey with Dave Hakstol. MORE