Track and Field Compete at Tufts Last Chance Qualifier

Track and Field Compete at Tufts Last Chance Qualifier

LOCATION: Boston, Mass.

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • Briana Gausland earned a spot in the 60m dash final after finishing fourth overall in a time of 7.93 in the trials. In the finals of the 60m dash, Gausland moved up one spot to finish third with a new personal best time of 7.88. 
  • Gausland went on to finish fifth in the 200m run in a time of 26.01. Gausland's times in both the 60m and 200m put her on the top 50 of the NCAA DIII Indoor Performance List. Teammate, Alexandra Case, finished ninth in a time of 26.46. 
  • Ellen Shaw advanced to the final in the 60 m hurdles after finishing seventh in the trials. Shaw ran 9.20 (.01 off of her PR) to move up two spots and finish fifth in the final. First-year teammate, Nina Schofield, finished 14th in a time of 9.52 in the 60m hurdles.

 

 Men's Track and Field:

  • Marcel Smith finished ninth in the 60m hurdles in time of 9.01. 

UP NEXT: Both the men and women will open up their outdoor season on March 15th at the Alan Connie Shamrock Invitational in Myrtle Beach, SC.