Teams: Women's Track & Field: Schedule & Results
JUMBOS COMPETE IN ECAC CHAMPIONSHIPS AT SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE
COLLEGE WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD RESULTS
ECAC Division 3 Championships
Thursday-Friday, May 14-15, 2009
At Springfield, MA
|Senior Paula Dorman was sixth in the shot
put in her final collegiate event
SPRINGFIELD -- A scaled down Tufts University women's outdoor track &
field team participated in the 2009 ECAC Division 3 Outdoor
Championships at Springfield College on Thursday and Friday, finishing
22nd with 10.5 points.
First-year Nakeisha Jones (Boston, MA) was the highest
finisher for Tufts, placing third in the triple jump with a distance of
38'2 3/4" (11.65m). Heading into the weekend, she is ranked #1 in the
event for the NCAA Championships next week with her 40'10 1/4" effort
last week at UMass.
Senior tri-captain Paula Dorman (Brockton, MA), in the final
meet of her career, scored sixth place for Tufts in the shot put with a
39'7 1/4" (12.07m) throw. First-year Dayorsha Collins (Boston, MA)
tied for seventh in the high jump with 5'3 3/4" (1.62m) clearance.
Senior tri-captain Jackie Ferry (Studio City, CA) also
competed for the last time in a Tufts uniform, running 2:20.94 in the
The NCAA Championships are next Thursday through Saturday (May 21-23)
at Marietta College in Ohio. The full roster of Tufts' NCAA competitors
will be released on Monday.