Records Fall As Track & Field Ends The Regular Season In New Jersey
April 27, 2013
EWING, N.J. - The Loyola University Maryland women's track and field team ended the regular season with four program records, and a number of PRs at the Lions Invitational, on Saturday afternoon.
For the third time this season, Jacqueline Porter broke her own record, as well as the school record while competing in the 400m hurdles. The junior hurdler came across the finish line with a time of 1:03.89, which was good enough for a third place finish.
Freshman jumper, Emma Mascoli left her mark not only in the sand pit, but also in the Loyola record books, as she recorded a triple jump distance of 10.33m. Marci Baileys held the previous record in 2010, with a jump of 10.28m.
For the second time this season Uchechukwu Emili left her mark for the Greyhounds in the throws. The New York native broke her previous shot put program record of 10.86m, tabbing a personal best 10.94m and an 11th place finish in the final regular season event.
On top of the four program records, nine Greyhounds recorded personal bests before gearing up for the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championships next weekend.
Anna Bosse had the highest individual finish for Loyola, finishing second in the 3,000m steeplechase, with a personal-best 11:18.75.
On the field, Emili set her second PR of the afternoon in the discus event, with a distance of 31.53m. Alyssa Harrison also had a PR in the high jump, finishing third with 1.61m.
The Greyhounds are next at the MAAC Championships hosted by Rider University in Lawrenceville, N.J., on May 4th and 5th.
Track Puts Together Strong Showing Before...
The Loyola University Maryland women's track team recorded seven top-10 finishes and eight...
4x400m Relay Team Represents Track At Penn Relays
The Loyola University Maryland women's track team sent the 4x400m relay to Philadelphia to...
Smith Tops Previous Program Record At Morgan State
Freshman Molly Smith broke her own school record in the 400m, as the Loyola University Maryland...
Track’s Distance Runners Compete Friday
The Loyola University Maryland track team split up Friday night to compete at Princeton’s...
Multiple Personal Bests Set At Home Meet
The Loyola University Maryland track team set a number of personal records Saturday afternoon, as...
Six Greyhound Teams Recognized By NCAA For...
Six Loyola University Maryland athletic teams were recognized Wednesday by the NCAA for being in ...
Women's Track To Co-Host Saturday's Invitational
The Loyola University Maryland women's track team will welcome more than 20 teams to the...
Smith Sets School Record, Track Finishes Sixth ...
Freshman Molly Smith broke the school record in the 400m dash to guide the Loyola University...
There are no upcoming events.