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.

Edge ran the 60 meter hurdles in 9.43 seconds to finish fifth, and Sanjurjo finished ninth in the 60 meter dash with a time of 8.02.Sanjurjo also finished eighth in the long jump with a 4.89 meter jump, Edge added a seventh place finish in the triple jump after her 10.62 meter jump.

Sophomore Megan MacBryde finished eight in the 800 meter run she finished the half-mile race with a time of 2:28.75.

Freshman Elizabeth Eberhardt and senior Katherine Bossardet finished third and fourth in the one-mile run. Eberhardt posted a time of 5:19.06 and Bossardet was right on her heels with a time of 5:19.51.

The Blue Devils return to action on Friday at the Albany Great Dane Classic.

Yale Collegiate Invitational Results