RICHMOND, Va. - The Marist women's track & field team competed at the Fred Hardy Invitational, held at the University of Richmond, on Friday and Saturday. Three Red Foxes set personal bests at the meet.

In the 5,000-meter run, junior Katie Messina (Queensbury, N.Y.) finished sixth in a time of 18:21.03. The result was a personal best by 15 seconds, and the placement was the highest of any individual for the Red Foxes.

The top two Marist finishers in the 1,500-meter run - freshman Christine Coughlin (Latham, N.Y.) and senior Briana Crowe (Bayville, N.J.) - also set personal bests. Coughlin placed 13th in 4:49.37, and Crowe took 16th in 4:49.93.

Marist Women's Results - Fred Hardy Invitational, Richmond, Va. - March 30-31, 2012

Women 100 Meter Dash

24-Nicole Scicolone 13.26

36-Taylor Mead 14.18

38-Christina Turigiano 15.01

Women 200 Meter Dash

51-Alexandra McCahill 28.86

53-Taylor Mead 29.38

54-Christina Turigiano 30.52

Women 800 Meter Run

13-Briana Crowe 2:20.32

14-Christine Coughlin 2:20.58

28-Colleen Meenan 2:25.80

36-Kara Lightowler 2:27.91

37-Kimberly Bartlett 2:28.08

42-Laura Lindsley 2:29.38

48-Rebecca Denise 2:32.34

50-Rachael Peterson 2:33.86

Women 1500 Meter Run

13-Christine Coughlin 4:49.37

16-Briana Crowe 4:49.93

26-Erin O'Reilly 4:54.70

32-Kara Lightowler 4:58.53

40-Rebecca Denise 5:05.56

52-Elizabeth O'Brien 5:20.23

53-Allyson O'Brien 5:20.25

Women 5000 Meter Run

6-Katie Messina 18:21.03

Women 100 Meter Hurdles

24-Alexandra McCahill 18.32

400 Meter Relay

6-Marist 51.72 (Amanda Luccarelli, Alexandra McCahill, Nicole Scicolone, Danielle Asaro)

1600 Meter Relay

16-Marist 4:21.11 (Briana Crowe, Christine Coughlin, Colleen Meenan, Kimberly Bartlett)

Women High Jump

Siobhan Pokorney - no height

Women Long Jump

15-Nicole Scicolone 5.11m

Women 3000 Meter Run

13-Erin Thompson 10:36.78

20-Kathryn Sheehan 10:55.72

22-Brianna Freestone 11:00.61

24-Rachel Bremer 11:12.55

25-Kelley Gould 11:27.89

27-Rachel Lichtenwalner 11:45.51

Ashley Jensen DNF