Wadden takes heptathlon title
Nicole Wadden of Fall River, a track and field senior at the University of Nevada, captured the heptathlon at the Mountain West conference championship in Logan, Utah, on May 11. Wadden is the daughter of Glenn Wadden of Donkin and Franklynn MacNeil of Sydney. She placed first in the 100-metre hurdles (13.70 seconds), first in the high jump (1.74 m), first in the long jump (5.82 m), second in the 200-metre (25.29 seconds), second in javelin (38.15 m), third in the 800-metre (2:21:03) and fifth in the shotput (10.86 m). Her 100-metre hurdles and javelin results were personal bests.