Mar 07, 2014
After finishing in first place and earning a personal best time in the 60m Hurdles at the Tufts Last Chance Meet yesterday evening, senior Jackie Brew (Amherst, N.H.) was back at it on Friday, coming in sixth in the preliminaries of the event with a time of 9.06. Five Engineers were entered in the Pole Vault, with sophomore Cimran Virdi (Walnut Creek, Calif.) coming in second when she cleared the bar in 12-04.75. Junior Joanna Chen (Richland, Wash.) took ninth with a vault of 11-01.00 and senior Abigail Klein (Bethesda, Md.) was 15th, also with an 11-01.00. Freshman Jennifer Tylock (Shrewsbury, Mass.) and sophomore Sherry Wan (Ann Arbor, Mich.) were 17th and 23rd respectively, both with vaults of 10-07.00.
In the Shot Put, sophomore Isabella Stuopis (Amherst, N.H.) came in second place with a throw of 43-09.25 and, in the final event of the day, the Triple Jump, junior Michelle Johnson (Glendora, Calif.) came in fourth with a jump of 37-06.00, breaking her own MIT record for the second time in two days.
Tech will return to the track tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. for day two of the Championship.