INDOOR TRACK RACES AT DARTMOUTH
February 2, 2009
The Middlebury College indoor track team competed at the Dartmouth Indoor Classic over the weekend. Sophomore Kaitlynn Saldanha (Scarborough, Maine) won the 800, finishing with a time of 2:19.92, while senior Kelley Coughlan (Port Jefferson, N.Y.) captured the triple jump with a 36'9.5" effort. Sophomore Jennifer Brenes (Lawrence, Mass.) earned a second place finish in the 60 meter hurdles (9.22), while placing seventh in the long jump (16'5.75"). Sophomore Christina Kunycky (Marlborough, Mass.) placed fifth in the 800 (2:23.91), while sophomore Erin Toner (New Providence, N.J.) came in sixth (2:25.37). Placing second in the 500 was sophomore Katy Magill (Boxford, Mass.) in 1:19.93, followed by rookie Julia Sisson (Omaha, Neb.), who placed sixth (1:21.75). Other top finishers for Middlebury were first-year racer Claire McIlvennie (Ithaca, N.Y.) in the 3000 (10:59.12) and sophomore Allison Astolfi (Merrimack, N.H.) in the long jump (16'5.75").
Sophomore Adam Dede (West Chester, Ohio) placed second for the men in the pole vault (14'6"), as did first-year racer Michael Schmidt (Wilmette, Ill.) in the 5,000 (15:30.21). Sophomore Addison Godine (Milton, Mass.) finished fifth in the 800 (1:59.56), followed by sophomore Connor Wood (Lincolnshire, Ill.) in sixth (2:00.09), while junior Victor Guevara (Short Hills, N.J.) placed eighth in the 3000 (8:59.49).
. Indoor Track races at Dartmouth
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