Sophomore Emily Bracken won the 1500m to lead the Saint Joseph's women's track and field squad at the unscored 2018 Larry Ellis Invitational, held at Princeton's Weaver Stadium this Friday through Saturday. A trio of Hawks hit ECAC standards on the weekend. CHESTER, Pa. – Junior distance runner Britton Gagliardi and sophomore long sprinter Tamar Bourdeau combined for a majority of the Hawks' points to lead the Saint Joseph's women's track and field squad to a 17th-place finish in a field of 23 teams at the 2018 Widener Invitational, held at Leslie C. Quick Jr. Stadium this Friday through Saturday. The Hawks accumulated 10 points on the weekend.
Junior sprint standout Nathaniela Bourdeau took home a trio of wins to lead the Saint Joseph's women's track and field squad to a third-place team showing in a field of 10 squads at the 2018 Rider Invitational, held at Rider University's newly named Michael P. Brady Track and Field Facility on Saturday afternoon. The Hawks accumulated 65.5 points on the day.
Junior Lucy Harmon scored in the 1500m to lead the Saint Joseph's women's track and field middle distance group at the inaugural Temple Owls Invitational, held at the Temple University Sports Complex on Friday afternoon.
After winning a pair of events at the William and Mary Colonial Relays last Friday, Saint Joseph's senior standout Claudine Andre has been selected the Atlantic 10 Women's Field Performer of the Week, the league office announced on Tuesday afternoon. The honor marks her second of the year and first of the outdoor season.
Senior standout Claudine Andre won both the high jump and long jump and the Hawks took home the 4x100m title as the Saint Joseph's women's track and field squad tied for ninth in a field of 42 teams at the 53rd Annual Berkeley Realty Colonial Relays, hosted by William and Mary at Zable Stadium from Thursday, April 5 through Saturday, April 7.
After making Saint Joseph's history in her collegiate track and field debut, freshman Morgan Bower has been selected the Atlantic 10 Women's Track and Field Rookie of the Week, the league office announced on Tuesday morning.
In her collegiate debut, freshman Morgan Bower broke the school record in the javelin to lead the Saint Joseph's women's track and field squad to a second-place team finish in a field of five at the Rider 5-Way Meet, SJU's 2018 outdoor season opener. Anchored by five individual wins, which included two ECAC-qualifying performances, and a 4x400m relay title, the Hawks accumulated 143 points on the afternoon.
Due to inclement weather, the 23rd Annual Monmouth Season Opener, originally set for Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24 at Monmouth University's Kessler Stadium in West Long Branch, N.J., has been postponed. A make-up date has yet to be determined.
Saint Joseph's sophomore long sprinter Caroline Duffy has been voted onto the Atlantic 10 Indoor Track and Field Academic All-Conference Team, the league office announced on Monday afternoon. To be nominated, student-athletes must have a GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) for their entire academic career. The teams were selected through voting conducted by the league's Sports Information Directors.
Senior Claudine Andre capped an outstanding collegiate indoor career by taking home the gold medal in the high jump at the 2018 ECAC Indoor Track and Field Championships, held at Boston University's Track and Tennis Center this weekend.
Under the direction of third-year head coach Melody O'Reilly, the Saint Joseph's women's track and field team will be represented in the 60m, 200m, 400m, 1000m, mile, high jump, and all three relays at the 2018 ECAC Indoor Track and Field Championships, slated for this Friday, March 2 through Sunday, March 4. The three-day meet will be held at Boston University's Track and Tennis Center in Boston, Mass.
Sophomore Emily Bracken won the 1000m title as the Saint Joseph's women's track and field squad raced the Saturday Night Fastrack Last Chance Invitational, held at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex on Saturday evening.