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.
Junior Amy Sanjurjo earned the Blue Devils point with a sixth place finish in the 60 meter dash. She turned in a 7.89 second performance in the finals.
Asaro's record setting performance came in the mile. She ran a school record time of 5:07.60 in route to a 12th place finish.
Senior Katherine Bossardet also scored points for Central finishing seventh in the 5,000 meter event. She ran a 17:52.89, finishing four seconds ahead of the next runner.
The Blue Devils will return to action at the IC4A Championship next weekend.