Women's Track & Field Runs Past MIT, 84-73
, Dec. 8, 2004 – In the Pride’s season-opener, senior captain Sarah Martin (Madison, N.H.)
, led the women’s track & field team to an 84-73 victory over M.I.T last night at the Johnson Athletic Center.
Martin captured first place in the triple jump (33 feet, 10 inches) and the 55-meter hurdles (9.12). Other two-event winners for SC included junior Yasmin Goris (Worcester, Mass.)
in the 55-meter dash (7.50) and 200 (27.59) and senior Amanda Alpert (Saugus, Mass.)
in the shot put (40-5.5) and weight throw (43-2.5).
Junior Alisha Minor (Sanbornton, N.H.)
(62.18) and freshman Whitney DeGroff (Tigard, Ore.)
(62.86) went one-two, respectively in the 400 while junior Melissa Pannell (Valley Stream, N.Y.)
jumped to first in the high jump (4-10) and freshman Kristyn Meade (Raynham, Mass.)
placed second (4-10).
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.
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