Palmer & LaPlante Lead Eagles Track & Field at ECAC Championships

Palmer & LaPlante Lead Eagles Track & Field at ECAC Championships

Springfield, MA - Alecia Palmer (Presque Isle, ME), and Sarah LaPlante (Wallingford, CT) traveled to Springfield College to represent Husson University women's outdoor track and field in the 2015 ECAC Division III Outdoor Championships.

Palmer took a 24th place in 3000 Meter Steeplechase on Thursday with a time of 12:05.51.

LaPlante competed in the Javelin Throw on Thursday and threw 35.42 meters for 18th place out of 27 throwers. 

The Husson coaching staff was pleased with both athletes' performances as they finished their outdoor track careers at Husson. "Both of these ladies have helped to lead the Husson program the past four years and have both competed for multiple seasons in DIII New England's and ECAC's is illustrating their improvement and consistency as athletes.

This meet concludes the 2015 outdoor season for the Eagles.