Chantae McMillian, a Rolla, Mo. native and the Heptathlon record holder at the University of Nebraska, started day one of the Heptathlon, competing in four of the seven events. During the first two events in the morning, McMillian finished sixth in her heat in the 100 m hurdles and cleared 5’5 in the high jump. The shot put and 200 m run are later. McMillian is in 31st in the overall standings.
McMillan fared well in the shot put with a distance of 49 feet and then ran a 25.25 200 meter race. After the first day, McMillan has 3602, well behind Jessica Ennis of Great Britain who leads with 4158 points.