Women's Track and Field Opens Outdoor Season with Six Event Wins at the Wesleyan Spring Classic

Photo by Paul Brandon
Photo by Paul Brandon

THE BASICS:

Score:
Individual Results
Location: Middletown, Conn. (Bacon Field House)
Invitational: Wesleyan Spring Classic
Date: Saturday, March 25th
The Lead: The Wesleyan University women's track & field team opened up its outdoor season with six event wins at the Wesleyan Spring Classic on Saturday afternoon. 

TRACK HIGHLIGHTS:

FIELD HIGHLIGHTS:

  • In the high jump, Katie Maehl '19 won with a mark of 1.58m while Tara Peng '20 finished third with a score of 1.48m.
  • Wesleyan took the top three spots in the pole vault thanks to Casey Rothschild '20 (3.10m), Colleen O'Neill '18 (2.80m) and Peng (2.80m).
  • The triple jump event belonged to Rothschild, who finished first with a jump of 11.02m.
  • Caroline Diemer '18 won the weight throw with a score of 13.12m and finished second in the shot put with a throw of 9.92m.
  • Maehl also finished fourth in the long jump with a mark of 4.86m.

UP NEXT:

  • The Cardinals return to action on Saturday, April 1st as they will participate in the USCGA Invitational.

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