PRINCETON, N.J. – Seniors Sydney Fitzpatrick (Billerica, Mass.) and Erica Jesseman (Scarborough, Maine) turned in a pair of second-place finishes to pace the University of New Hampshire track & field team in day one of the Sam Howell Memorial Invitational Friday evening at Weaver Stadium.
Fitzpatrick crossed the finish line in a time of 10:33.32 to capture second-place in the 3000 meter steeplechase and Jesseman took second in the 5000 meters with a time of 16:51.24.
Junior Keely Maguire (Georgetown, Mass.) also competed in the 5000 meters and claimed the second heat with a time of 17:33.29.
Senior Allison Letourneau (Kingston, Nova Scotia) took home fourth-place in the 1500 meters with a time of 4:35.48.
On the men's side, graduate student Paul DeTurk (Durham, N.H.) finished fifth in the hammer throw with a toss of 59.92 meters.