Women's Indoor Track & Field Opens Campaign at F&M

Georgia Gillcrist photo courtesy of David Sinclair
Georgia Gillcrist photo courtesy of David Sinclair

LANCASTER, PA – The York College women's indoor track and field team opened up their 2017-18 campaign with a trip to the Diplomat Open hosted by Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, PA on Saturday. The meet was a non-scoring team meet.

Junior Georgia Gillcrist had a big day for York as she earned a pair of fourth place finishes in the 200-meter dash and the 400-meter dash. Jada Griffin-Howard and Emily Clark each earned a pair of top 20 finishes for the Spartans. Griffin-Howard finished 17th in the 200-meter dash and eighth in the 400-meter dash. Clark placed 14th in high jump and 14th in the triple jump for the Spartans.

 

TOP 20 SPARTAN FINISHERS

Georgia Gillcrist:  200 Meter Dash, 27.50 (4th); 400 Meter Dash, 1:02.03 (4th)

Kristin Langrill:  60 Meter Dash, 8.30 (12th)

Jada Griffin-Howard: 200 Meter Dash, 28.03 (17th); 400 Meter Dash, 1:02.82 (8th)

Anne Measley: 400 Meter Dash, 1:03.99 (13th)

Emily Clark: High Jump, 1.40 meters (14th); Triple Jump, 9.53 meters (14th)

Katie Krutz: Pole Vault, 9'0" (10th)

Olivia Miller: Pole Vault, 9'0"(11th)

Gabby Emeigh: Shot Put, 10.57 meters (16th)

Lucy Delker: Weight Throw, 12.06 meters (17th)

 

NOTES

Senior Anne Measley and Morgan Jones each set a new indoor PR in the 60-meter dash … Emily Clark set a new indoor PR in the triple jump … sophomore Gabby Emeigh established a new personal best in the shot put as she finished 16th … freshman Lucy Delker broke the 12- meter mark in the weight throw in her first collegiate meet.

 

UP NEXT

The Spartans return to action on Saturday, January 13 when they travel back to Franklin & Marshall to participate in the Coach I Open. The action kicks off at 10:00 am. 

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