March 2, 2013

Women's 4x400: 2x Broken Records

The Central Connecticut women's track and field team competed Saturday at the 2013 IC4A/ECAC Championships in Boston, MA. The women's 4x400 meter relay team surpassed its previous CCSU record, crossing the finish line in 3:52.22.

DAY TWO RESULTS

The team, which consisted of sophomores Ronea Saunders and Chantelle Deer, senior Rachel Dombroski and junior Shelby Tuttle, finished 24th in the event, ousting its previous CCSU record time of 3:52.43.

Saunders also competed in the high jump event for the Blue Devils. She tied her career-best mark of 1.78 meters (5' 10") for fourth place overall in finals competition. The top three high jumpers tied Saunders with 1.78 meters however, in a jump-off, Saunders took fourth.

The Blue Devils completed the day in 17th of 27 teams. The top five teams were the University of Connecticut, George Mason, Harvard, Lafayette and Cornell.

This concluded IC4A/ECAC Championship competition for the women's track and field team.