Posted: Mar 16, 2018
LOCATION: Redlands, Calif.
- Abby Epplett won the 400m hurdles in a time of 1:05.14 and Ellen Shaw finished 5th in a time of 1:09.4. Epplett's time qualified her for both the New England Divison III and the All-New England Championships.
- In the 100m hurdles, Raevyn Fontaine finished 5th in a time of 14.79 and Ellen Shaw finished 11th in a time of 15.67. Both Fontaine and Shaw's opening hurdle race qualified them for the NE DIII Championships. Fontaine's time also qualified her for the All-NE Championship and currently sits 5th on the NCAA DIII performance list.
The Lyons had several other athletes finish with NE DIII Championship qualifying marks. Lizzy Akindolie finished second in the triple jump with a jump of 11.20m while Cathryn MacGregor finished third in the javelin with a throw of 36.01m. Tara Rochefort finished sixth in the hammer throw with a best opening throw of 42.09m.
UP NEXT: Wheaton returns to action on Sat., March 31 where they will take part in the Tufts Snowflake Classic.