Kaplan Represents Lyons at Holy Cross

Photo by Jason Choi
Photo by Jason Choi

WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior Samantha Kaplan competed at the Holy Cross Heptathlon & Decathlon Wednesday and Thursday as she represented the Wheaton College women's track & field team. She earned a new personal best finish and a New England Division III Championships qualifying mark.

Kaplan opened day one of the meet in the 100-meter hurdles, followed by a seventh place finish in the high jump with a 1.53m final and a 8.05m final in shot put. Kaplan closed out day one in the 200-meter dash  for the Lyons.

Day two action kicked off with the long jump as she boasted a 5.00m final, quickly followed with a 21.51m final in the javelin throw before concluding competition in the 800-meter run.

Wheaton travels to the Trinity Invitational to compete on Saturday for their last regular season meet, hosted at Trinity College.

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