April 16, 2017
EVENT: Bison Outdoor Classic
LOCATION: Lewisburg, Pa.
MEN'S FINISH: 9th of 18 teams (23 points)
WOMEN'S FINISH: 2nd of 20 teams (70.33 points)
Seven Dukes qualified for IC4A (Dino Andrade - steeplechase // Nehari Crawford - long jump // Rico Galassi -- 5000m // Christian Kazanjian -- 10000m // Brandon Stanfield -- triple jump // Jeff Van Kooten -- 1500m // Hunter Wharrey -- 10000m)
Galassi finished 3rd of 30 in the 5000m (14:17.63)
Crawford finished 3rd of 39 in the long jump (23-01.25)
Brandon Stanbeck finished 4th of 26 in the triple jump (47-8)
Autumn Greba set a school record in the 5000m (16:39.34)
Bethany Evankovich finished 1st of 63 in the 400m (54.96)
The 4x400m team of Hannah Gilliam, Maiah Yankello, Kel-Lisa Sebwe and Evankovich finished 1st of 16 teams
Seven individuals and two teams qualified for ECAC Championship (Jenny DelSignore -- 5000m // Evankovich -- 400m // Hannah Gilliam -- 800m // Greba -- 5000m // Mercedes Oliver -- discus // Valerie Palermo -- steeplechase // Shannon Taub -- triple jump // 4x100m team of Evankovich, Alexis Cadden, Maiah Yankello and Victoria Soeder // 4x400m team of Gilliam, Yankello, Sebwe and Evankovich
The previous record in the 3000m was 16:45.20 by DelSignore in 2015
UP NEXT: Both teams return to Lewisburg for the Bucknell Team Challenge on April 21st.