Tingelstad and Tollefson win Summit League titles
North Dakota State University freshman Ashley Tingelstad claimed the 400-meter Summit League title with a personal best time of 54.27 during the conference meet in Toledo, Ohio, May 6-8.
Tingelstad's -- who is a native of Lake Park-Audubon -- time is fourth on the NDSU performance charts. She also was the runner-up in the 200 meters with a personal best time of 24.30, which is third on the school's all-time charts.
Fellow LP-A native, freshman Toni Tingelstad also claimed a Summit championship with her 5-5 high jump mark.
The Bison women's track and field team took top honors with a 260 score, handily ahead of second-place Southern Utah's 192.5.
Summit League Meet results:
NDSU Summit League Champions
Ashley Tingelstad, 400 meters, 54.27
Christine Bruins, 800 meters, 2:11.83
Whitney Carlson, 100 meter hurdles, 13.75
Whitney Carlson, 400 meter hurdles, 59.49
4x400 relay, 3:42.52
Toni Tollefson, high jump, 5-5
Leslie Brost, pole vault, 13-5 1/4
Whitney Carlson, long jump, 20-1 3/4
Kristen Killoran, triple jump, 41-1 1/2
Heather Zander, heptathlon, 5,328
Final Team Standings
1. North Dakota State, 260
2. Southern Utah, 192.50
3. Oral Roberts, 142
4. South Dakota State, 92
5. Oakland, 45
6. IPFW, 30
6. UMKC, 30
8. Western Illinois, 26.50