Women’s Track & Field Competes in Tri-Meet
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire women's indoor track & field team won eight events as it played host to the University of Vermont and the University of Maine in a non-scoring tri-meet at the Paul Sweet Oval.
Senior Rita Ciambra (Hanover, N.H.) won the pole vault by clearing a height of 12-9.50.
Junior Melody Pothier (Lisbon, Conn.) was victorious on the weight throw with a toss of 53 feet, five inches. Pothier also finished seventh in the weight throw with a toss of 50-10.75 at the Boston University Valentine Invitational on Friday.
Senior Meghan McGrath (Merrimack, N.H.) won the long jump with a leap of 17-6.
Junior Danica Goodheart (Meredith, N.H.) finished first in the triple jump with a mark of 36-3.50.
Senior Katherine Chwasciak (Webster, N.H.) finished first in the mile run in a time of 5:15.07.
In the 3,000 meters, freshman Anne Twombly (Exeter, N.H.) and sophomore Lucy Garfield (Hanover, N.H.) placed first and second, respectively, in times of 10:40.83 and 10:42.37.
Sophomore Meagan Boucher (Manchester, N.H.) finished second in the 600 meters in a time of 1:39.09.
The Wildcats return to action Feb. 18-19 at the America East Championships at Boston University's Track & Tennis Center.