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Women's T&F Finishes Fourth at Battle of Beantown

Jan. 19, 2014


CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Boston College women’s track and field team finished fourth at the Battle of Beantown hosted by Harvard University on Saturday afternoon. Eight individuals and one relay team met qualifying standards in the meet.

The Eagles were paced by the 4x880 yard team comprised of Madeleine Davidson, Kristen Jordan, Claudia DiSomma and Kathy O’Keefe, who took first with a time of 9:26.66 and met the ECAC mark.

The 4x440 yard team of Carly Daniel, Molly O’Dea, Camila Isern and Christina Zelenoy took second with a time of 3:58.98.

Madeleine Davidson had the solo individual first place performance for BC, finishing first in the mile and meeting the New England qualifying time by crossing the line in 4:56.91.

Three more Eagles met the NE qualifying mark in the 3k. Morgan Mueller took second (9:59), Elizabeth O’Brian finished third (10:01) and Alanna Poretta finished eighth (10:12.33). O’Brian and Poretta both set personal records in the race.

Personal records were set by three other Eagles: Racquel MacDonal in the 60m hurdles (9.28), Fallyn Boich in the shotput (9.70m) and Kathy O’Keefe in the 1000m (2:53.55).

Freshman Claudia DiSomma took second in the 800m with a time of 2:16.04 and Molly O’Dea finished seventh in the finals of the 60m dash with a time of 7.98. Both met the NE qualifying mark.

BC will compete next on Jan. 24 at the Boston University Terrier Classic.


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