Teams: Women's Track & Field: Press
Thursday, February 18, 2010
|Sophomore Nakeisha Jones is the favorite in
the triple jump
JUMBOS AT SOUTHERN MAINE FOR 2010 NEW ENGLAND DIV. III CHAMPIONSHIPS THIS WEEKEND
The Tufts University women's track & field team will compete at the
2010 New England Division III Championships this weekend (Feb. 19-20) at
the University of Southern Maine.
Action begins on Friday at 4:00 pm with the pentathlon. All other
events will be held on Saturday, beginning at 11 am.
For more information about the meet, Southern Maine's New England
Division III Championships pdf can be accessed here:
For Tufts, sophomore Nakeisha Jones (Boston, MA) is ranked
first in the triple jump entering the New England Div. III meet. Her
distance of 39'1 1/4" at Boston University's Valentine Invitational
on February 12 is not only the best mark in New England, but also
the best in NCAA Div. III thus far.
Tufts took third place at the New England Division III
Championships last year.