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Five Records Fall at PSU Invitational

 

 

Feb. 1, 2014

Results


THE EVENT 
The Duquesne women's track & field team participated in the Penn State National at University Park, Pa. on Friday and Saturday.

QUICK RECAP
Five school record fell as the Dukes completed one of the most successful weekends in program history at Penn State. On Friday, the DMR team of Haley Pisarcik, Shannon Abraham, Elise Farris and Amber Valimont finished in 11:35.94 shattering the old mark by almost 15 seconds. On Saturday,

Edwards broke her own personal mark by an inch in the triple jump with a distance of 39-9.75. Anna Simone broke Melissa Miller's time in the 500m that has stood since 2010. Simone finished in 1:13.65, narrowing beating Miller's time of 1:13.70. Pisarcik also broke her own school record in the 1000m, crossing in 2:51.46. Her previous top time was 2:51.56 set last year. Louise Prevoteau set the school record in the pentathlon with a score of 3,670. The previous mark was set by Amanda Collins of 3,172 in 2011.

DUQUESNE RESULTS
400m
23. Abraham, Shannon - 58.39

500m
3. Anna Simone - 1:13.65
10. O'Connell, Abby - 1:17.99

800m
2. Farris, Elise - 2:09.95
8. Haitz, Shelby - 2:14.18

1000m
3. Pisarcik, Haley - 2:51.46

Mile
6. Valimont, Amber - 4:55.89

3000m
17. Palermo, Valerie - 10:16.77

5000m
12. Snyder, Danica - 18:03.81

4x400m
9. O'Connell, Abby, Abraham, Shannon, Joyce, Elisa, Simone, Anna - 3:52.43

4x800m
3. Haitz, Shelby, Gilliam, Hannah, Marquard, Abbie, Lunne, Emma - 9:17.41

DMR
1. Pisarcik, Haley, Abraham, Shannon, Farris, Elise, Valimont, Amber - 11:35.94

High Jump
10. Key, Sherie - 5-5.25

Long Jump
16. Edwards, Brittney - 17-8.25

Triple Jump
6. Edwards, Brittney - 39-9.75
20. Key, Sherie - 37-10

Pentathlon
6. Prevoteau, Louise - 3670

UP NEXT
The Dukes return to Youngstown, Ohio for the YSU National Mid-Major Invitational on Friday and Saturday.

 

 

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