Eagles Perform Well at Southern Maine Invitational #2

Eagles Perform Well at Southern Maine Invitational #2

GORHAM, Maine – The Husson University women's indoor track and field team started the New Year with an appearance in the University of Southern Maine Invitational #2 on Saturday afternoon. The meet was a non-scoring event.

THE RUNDOWN - PRELIMS:

  • Katie Cotton finished 4th in the 55 Meter Hurdles Prelims (9.38), 6th in the 55 Meter Dash Prelims (7.92), and 5th in the Long Jump (4.31m).
  • Kerianne Downing took 5th in the 55 Meter Hurdles Prelims (9.62), and 4th in the Shot Put (9.99m).
  • Brooke Hoople placed 5th in the 55 Meter Dash Prelims (7.85).
  • Erin Ellison was the top qualifier in the Weight Throw (14.43m), and took 2nd in the Shot Put (11.12m).
  • Faith Burnett was 4th in the Weight Throw (10.90m), and 5th in the Shot Put (9.97m).
  • Natalie Bunton was 5th in the Weight Throw (7.32m), and 10th in the Shot Put (8.00m).
  • Elizabeth Hilliard was 11th in the Shot Put (5.96m).
  • Casey Modery placed 3rd in the Long Jump (4.39m), and 2nd in the Triple Jump (9.84m).
  • Tamara Rodriguez took 8th in the Long Jump (3.93m), and 3rd in the Triple Jump (9.06m).
  • Kelly Kashian finished 9th in the Long Jump (3.32m).

THE RUNDOWN - FINALS:

  • Downing took 3rd in the 55 Meter Hurdles with a personal best of 9.54, 5th in the Shot Put (9.99m), 3rd in the High Jump (1.43m), and 5th in the Long Jump (4.31m).
  • Hoople won the 55 Meter Dash (7.70), and took 3rd in the 200 Meter Dash (27.64).
  • Cotton finished 4th in the 55 Meter Dash (7.92).
  • Morgan Clifford placed 5th in the 800 Meter Run (2:54.52), and 23rd in the 200 Meter Dash (33.64).
  • Rodriguez finished 15th in the 200 Meter Dash (30.65), 9th in the Long Jump (3.95m), and 3rd in the Triple Jump (9.06m).
  • Paige Rainford was 16th in the 200 Meter Dash (30.76).
  • Jessica Dessert was 21st in the 200 Meter Dash (32.76), and tied for 6th in the Pole Vault (2.45m).
  • Kashian took 19th in the 200 Meter Dash (31.47), 4th in the High Jump (1.38m), and 7th in the Long Jump (4.20m).
  • Hilliard placed 24th in the 200 Meter Dash (39.54), and 11th in the Shot Put (5.96m).
  • Ellison won the Weight Throw with a school record and an ECAC qualifying mark of 14.43m, and finished second in the Shot Put (11.12m).
  • Burnett finished 4th in the Weight Throw (10.90m), and 6th in the Shot Put (9.97m).
  • Bunton was 6th in the Weight Throw (7.32m), and 10th in the Shot Put (8.00m).
  • Jaclyn MacDonald finished 3rd in the Pole Vault (2.60m).
  • Modery placed 4th in the Long Jump (4.39m), and 2nd in the Triple Jump (9.84m).

The Eagles are back in action on Friday, January 15th at Bates Pentathlon.