Dukes Finish Third At Bucknell Meet
Jan. 25, 2003
LEWISBURG, PA -- Duquesne University's women's track and field squad came in third place among eight schools at Saturday's Bucknell Octagonal at the Bison's Gerhard Fieldhouse.
The Dukes were led by junior Carrie Hucko (Wexford, PA / North Allegheny / Miami OH) who grabbed a gold medal in the mile run with a time of 5:14.73. Sophomore Michelle Flynn (Monroeville, PA / Gateway) won the 1000 meter run with a time of 3:06.65. And junior Nicole Wiley (New Castle, DE / Padua Academy) took first place in the 200 meters with a time of 27:28.
Junior Shea McMillan (Pittsburgh, PA / Mt. Lebanon) took first in the triple jump with a distance of 11.61. And last, but surely not least, sophomore Sarah Fetterman (Elysburg, PA / Southern Columbia) set a new Duquesne pole vault record with her jump of 10 feet 4 inches which was good for third pace at the event. She bettered her own record by four inches.
The squad returns home to Pittsburgh and will head to Moon Township on Friday, January 31st for the Robert Morris University's Mizuno Colonial Classic at the Sewell Center.