COLUMBIA, South CarolinaJohn Riemer finished third in the 5,000 meters and Kyle Campbell took third in the Javelin to lead UNCW on the opening day of the Weems Baskin Invitational hosted by South Carolina.

Riemer used a time of 15:31.81 to take third while Campbell earned his third-place finish with a mark of 168-0 feet.

In the men’s Hammer, Kyle Barbour placed fourth with a toss of 176-5 while Dn Cherry finished sixth in the women’s Hammer (161-8).

In the women’s Pole Vault, Marlee Cadwell and Carolyn Edler tied for fifth with a height of 10-6.

The meet continues on Saturday.