Women's Track Finishes Program-Best Third at A-10 Championship

Feb. 18, 2012

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KINGSTON, R.I. The Duquesne women's track and field team finished a program-best third at the 2012 Atlantic 10 Championship at the Mackal Fieldhouse on the campus of the University of Rhode Island.

The Dukes finished with 97.5 points - just seven behind second place Dayton. Charlotte finished first with 161 points.

Six Dukes won medals in individual events - Meg Ecker (bronze/5000m), Tacquaya Tobias (bronze/long jump), Nicole Cherok (bronze/400m), Amber Valimont (bronze/mile), Brittney Edwards (silver/triple jump) and Ashley Adams (silver/shot put). The 4x4 team of Cherok, Brittany Sinclair, Anna Simone and Shannon Abraham took silver and the 4x8 team of Elise Farris, Shelby Haitz, Haley Pisarcik and Valimont took home silver.


Edwards, Brittney Triple Jump 2nd 39-08.75 8
Adams, Ashley Shot Put 2nd 46-10.75 8
Cherok, Nicole
Sinclair, Brittany
Simone, Anna
Abraham, Shannon
4x400m 2nd 3:50.30 8
Farris, Elise
Haitz, Shelby
Pisarcik, Haley
Valimont, Amber
4x800m 2nd 9:11.14 8
Ecker, Meg 5000m 3rd 17:07.44 6
Tobias, Tacquaya Long Jump 3rd 18-04.25 6
Cherok, Nicole 400m 3rd 57.35 6
Valimont, Amber Mile 3rd 4:58.31 6
Whitman, Arin Weight Throw 4th 53-07.75 5
Pisarcik, Haley
Sinclair, Brittany
Farris, Elise
Valimont, Amber
DMR 4th 11:48.13 5
Tobias, Tacquaya 200m 4th 25.33 5
Pisarcik, Haley 1000m 4th 2:56.24 5
Abraham, Shannon 400m 4th 57.36 5
Cherok, Nicole 200m 6th 25.51 3
Ecker, Meg 3000m 6th 9:56.28 3
Edwards, Brittney Long Jump 7th 17-11.75 2
Cass, Katelyn Pole Vault 7th 10-10.00 2
Tobias, Tacquaya 60m 7th 7.83 2
Key, Sherie High Jump 7th 5-03.00 2
Snyder, Danica 5000m 8th 17:32.33 1
Haitz, Shelby 800m 8th 2:17.75 1
DiSalvo, Franki Pole Vault T-8th 10-10.00 0.5




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