2011 Women's Track & Field News

May 14, 2011
Women's Track in Action at New England Championships
The Central Connecticut women's track team posted solid times at the New England Championships on Saturday. Senior Katherine Bossardet finished 14th in the steeplechase.

May 8, 2011
Women's Track Finishes Ninth at NEC Championships
The Central Connecticut women's track team finished ninth at the 2011 Northeast Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The Blue Devil women scored 25 team points. Leading the way was senior Katherine Bossardet who set a new Northeast Conference record in the 3,000 meter steeplechase.

May 7, 2011
Women's Track in Ninth at NEC Championships
The Central Connecticut women's track team finished day one of the Northeast Conference Outdoor Track Championships in ninth place. The Blue Devils earned eight team points, led by their 4 X 800 meter relay team that finished fourth.

May 1, 2011
Women's Track Runs at Yale on Sunday
The Central Connecticut women's track team competed in its final tune-up before the NEC Championships on Sunday. The Blue Devils had several good performances at the non-team scoring meet at Yale. Junior Amy Sanjurjo finished fifth in the long jump.

April 23, 2011
Women's Track Finishes Fifth at Holy Cross
The Central Connecticut women's track team competed at Holy Cross on Saturday the Blue Devils were led by an impressive performance in the 1500 meters by junior Amanda Asaro. The Blue Devils finished fifth at the meet.

April 16, 2011
Women's Track Competes at UMass
The Central Connecticut women's track team competed at UMass on Saturday. The Blue Devils were led by a pair of freshman in the 400 meters.

April 9, 2011
Lomotey Finishes Seventh at UConn Meet
The Central Connecticut women's track team continued its early season tune up on Saturday at the UConn Invite. The Blue Devils were led by Nablissa Lomotey who finished seventh in the javelin throw.

April 2, 2011
Women's Track Starts Spring at Bryant
The Central Connecticut women's track team opened its season at the Bryant Invitational today. The Blue Devils had several good performances at the non-team scoring event. The Blue Devils were led by senior Katherine Bossardet who finished second in the steeplechase.

February 27, 2011
Asaro Sets School Record in the Mile at New England Championships
The Central Connecticut women's track team finished 24 at the 2011 New England Championships. The Blue Devil women were led by Amanda Asaro who set a new CCSU record for the mile.

February 13, 2011
Women's Track Finishes 10th at 2011 NEC Indoor Championships
The Central Connecticut women's track team finished 10th at the 2011 Northeast Conference Track and Field Championships. The Blue Devils earned 17 points behind top-five finishes from a pair of runners and a relay team.

February 11, 2011
Women?s Track Set to Compete at NEC Indoor Championships
The Central Connecticut women's track team will look to continue improving its performances at this weekend's Northeast Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships. The Blue Devils were picked to finish 11th in the NEC Pre-Championship Coaches Poll this year, but Central will still receive some strong performances on the track.

February 8, 2011
Eberhardt Earns NEC Track Rookie of the Week Honor
Central Connecticut freshman Elizabeth Eberhardt earned Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week Honors for her performance over the weekend. Eberhardt ran the mile at Yale's Giegengack Invitational earning an eighth place finish in the event.

February 4, 2011
Blue Devils Wrap Giegengack Invitational at Yale
Central Connecticut junior Amy Sanjurjo earned a third place finish on Saturday at the Giegengack Invitational. Sanjurjo earned a ninth place finish in the 200 meters and an 11th place finish in the long jump on day one at Yale.

February 3, 2011
Women's Track Selected 11th in Pre-NEC Championship Poll
The Central Connecticut women's track team has been picked to finish 11th at the 2011 Northeast Conference Indoor Championships. The league's coaches selected the Blue Devils to finish 11th in their pre-championship poll.

January 28, 2011
Sanjurjo Leads Blue Devils to Top-10 Finish at Boston Indoor Games
The Central Connecticut women's track team finished 10th out of 17 teams at the Boston Indoor Games. The Blue Devils were led by three top-10 performances from junior Amy Sanjurjo, who had a pair of top-3 finishes in the sprint events.

January 22, 2011
Women's Track Finishes 15th at Albany Great Dane Classic
The Central Connecticut women's track team finished 15th at the Albany Great Dane Classic. The Blue Devils were led by a record setting performance in the 60 meter hurdles from sophomore Dara Edge.

January 15, 2011
Women's Track Competes at Yale Invitational
The Central Connecticut women's track team competed at the Yale Collegiate Invitational on Saturday. The Blue Devil women performed well on the track and in the jumping pits. Sophomore Dara Edge and junior Amy Sanjurjo picked up a top-10 finish on the track and in a field event.

September 23, 2010
Eric Blake Named Head Coach of Men's and Women's Cross Country and Track Programs
Eric Blake, currently the head coach of the men's cross country and track programs at Central Connecticut State University, has also been named the head coach of the women's cross country and track teams. Blake, a 2002 CCSU graduate, was appointed the head coach of the men's teams in August of 2009. He led the men's cross country team to its first-ever Northeast Conference Championship last fall and was named the NEC Coach of the Year. He also led the outdoor track squad to a program-best third place finish at the NEC Championships this spring.