Snyder Breaks School Pole Vault Record
, May 16, 2003-- Springfield College junior Suzie Snyder (Averill Park, N.Y.)
broke the school outdoor pole vault during the first day of the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships at MIT.
Snyder, who established the previous school outdoor record of 10 feet, 3/4 inches in 2001, finished 12th overall with a vault of 10 feet, 4 inches. Snyder also holds the school indoor record of 10 feet, 6 inches set in 2002.
Other notable performances from the first day of the meet included SC senior Erin Pac (Farmington, Conn.)
, who held first place in the heptathlon with 2,629 points.
Head Coach Jim Pennington
Jim Pennington enters his 29th season as head coach of the Springfield College women’s cross country and track and field teams in 2012-2013. Under Pennington’s direction, the Pride has recorded seven top 20 finishes at the NCAA Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field Championships, and seven top 15 finishes at the NCAA Cross Country Championships.
Contact Head Coach Pennington
| Phone: 413.748.3351