Women's Track & Field Finishes 21st At ECAC Championships
March 8, 2004 – Springfield College senior Pawel Jaroszewicz (East Longmeadow, Mass.)
won the 400-meter dash and ran legs on the winning 4x200 and 4x400-meter relay teams as the Pride finished third out of 36 scoring teams at the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Championships on Saturday (Mar. 6) held at Bowdoin College.
Jaroszewicz’s winning time in the 400 was 48.43. He then joined sophomore Billy King (Wilmington, Mass.)
, sophomore Chris Keyser (West Newbury, Mass.)
and senior Art Fredericks (Wallingford, Conn.)
, to win the 4x200 in a time of 1:30.76. SC’s 4x400 relay team, made up of freshman Dave Forrette (Chicopee, Mass.)
, Fredericks, King, and Jaroszewicz, took first place in 3:18.61.
SC freshman Tetsuji Kambera (Osaka, Japan)
finished third in the 3,000-meter run with an 8:44.82 time.
In the field events, junior Justin Welch (Woburn, Mass.)
finished second in the high jump (6 feet, 8 ¼ inches), and junior Matt Acciaioli (Warwick, R.I.)
took second in the shot put (52 feet, 1 inch).
On the women’s side, SC sophomore Alisha Miner (Sanbornton, N.H.)
finished fifth in the 400-meter dash (59.86) as the Pride finished 21st out of 38 scoring teams.
In the field events, freshman Christina Davis (Orange, Conn.)
put up a fourth-place finish in the weight throw (49 feet, ¼ inch), and a sixth-place performance in the shot put (41 feet, 6 ½ inches).
Head Coach Jim Pennington
Jim Pennington enters his 30th season as head coach of the Springfield College women’s cross country and track and field teams in 2013-2014. 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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