April 27, 2005
University of Iowa senior Tiffany Pedersen was the only Hawkeye track and field athlete to compete in the first day of competition at the Drake Relays.
The Atlantic, IA, native competed in four events of the heptathlon. She placed fifth in the 100 meter hurdles and shot put, was 13th in the high jump and finished 19th in the 200 meter dash. Through the four events, she has accumulated 2,916 points and is in tenth place.
Tomorrow, Pedersen will finish the heptathlon when she competes in the long jump, the javelin toss, and the 800 meter run.