Women's Track Finishes 6th at A-10 Championship
May 8, 2016
FAIRFAX - The Duquesne women's track and field team finished in 6th place s at the 2016 Atlantic 10 Championship. The Dukes scored 75 total points and earned three medals in the two day event held on the campus of George Mason University.
After Julia Franzosa and Valerie Palermo won gold in the javelin and steeplechase respectively on Day 1, the 4x400m team of Kaitlyn Janusey, Hannah Gilliam, Kim Watterson and Abby O'Connell earned bronze with a time of 3:50.40.
In total, 15 Duquesne athletes scored points in 14 different events.
DUQUESNE POINT SCORERS
Valerie Palermo - Steeplechase - 10
Julia Franzosa - Javelin - 10
Kaitlyn Janusey Hannah Gilliam Kim Watterson Abby O'Connell - 4x400m - 6
Abby O'Connell - 400m - 5
Autumn Greba - 10000m - 5
Shannon Taub - High Jump - 5
Gabriella Benninger - Triple Jump - 5
Annegret Nehl - 800m - 4
Abbie Marquard - 1500m - 4
Victoria Soeder - 100m Hurdels - 4
Victoria Soeder - Long Jump - 4
Victoria Soeder Abby O'Connell Kim Watterson Conor Richardson - 4x100m - 3
Abby O'Connell Hannah Gilliam Abbie Marquard Annegret Nehl - 4x800m - 3
Gabriella Benninger - Heptathlon - 3
Angela Mignanelli - 5000m - 2
Autumn Greba - 5000m - 1
Hannah Scipio - 10000m - 1