April 25, 2009

Women's Track and Field Wins Second NEWMAC Championship in Three Years

April 25, 2009

Box Score

SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. - The MIT men's and women's track and field teams captured titles today at the 2009 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Track and Field Championship hosted by Mount Holyoke College. This marks the second time in three years that the Engineers swept the NEWMAC Championship, as the men and women each earned conference titles in 2007.

The women's squad secured 15 All-Conference nods while the men added 13 honors.

2009 NEWMAC Track and Field Championship Final Women's Standings
1. MIT (248)
2. Springfield College (175)
3. Wheaton College (155)
4. Smith College (81)
5. WPI (60)
6. Babson College (27)
7. Mount Holyoke College (15)
8. Coast Guard Academy (9)

Final Men's Standings
1. MIT (230)
2. WPI (179)
3. Springfield College (151)
4. Coast Guard Academy (137)
5. Wheaton College (56)
6. Babson College (14)

2009 NEWMAC Women's Track and Field All-Conference
(NEWMAC Championships records denoted by *)

Event

First Team

Second Team

100-meter dash

Nikki Hay (Springfield) - 12.39

Laurenmaria Smith (Wheaton) -12.68

200-meter dash

Nikki Hay (Springfield) - 25.61

Portia Jones (MIT) - 26.57

400-meter dash

Portia Jones (MIT) - 57.69

Renee Thompson (Wheaton) - 58.01

800-meter dash

Andrea Bradshaw (MIT) - 2:17.03

Jacqui Wentz (MIT) - 2:17.94

1,500-meter run

Katherine Eve (MIT) - 4:45.03

Jennifer Doyle (MIT) - 4:46.42

5,000-meter run

Anna Holt-Gosselin (MIT) - 18:50.01

Amanda DiPaolo (Springfield) - 19:01.27

10,000-meter run

Tania Morimoto (MIT) - 39:13.45

Amanda Rawson (Wheaton) - 40:59.05

100-meter hurdles

Amy Magnuson (MIT) - 14.48 *

Didi Jusme (Wheaton) - 15.78

400-meter hurdles

Jamie Simmons (MIT) - 1:06.04

Christine Moreau (Wheaton) - 1:07.52

3,000-meter steeplechase

Jacqui Wentz (MIT) - 11:05.56

Liz Labuz (MIT) - 11:49.59

4 x 100-meter relay

Portia Jones, Jamie Simmons, Margaret Leibovic, Amy Magnuson (MIT) - 49.47

Nicole Reynolds, Kelly Murphy, Erica Marks, Nikki Hay (Springfield) - 50.35

4 x 400-meter relay

Lauren Cardarelli, Natana Jules, Renee Thompson, Laurenmaria Smith (Wheaton) - 3:55.85 *

Jamie Simmons, Andrea Bradshaw, Martha Gross, Portia Jones (MIT) - 4:05.64

High Jump

Alexa Untermann (Babson) - 1.55 meters

Erin Neville (Wheaton) - 1.55 meters

Pole Vault

Emily Hwang (MIT) - 3.82 meters *

Etta Grover-Silva (3.66)

Long Jump

Nikki Hay (Springfield) - 5.59 meters

Mickey Jusme (Wheaton) - 5.47 meters

Triple Jump

Mickey Jusme (Wheaton) - 11.98 meters *

Nikki Hay (Springfield) - 11.86 meters

Shot Put

Fatima Rose (Springfield) - 12.10 meters

Shakwana Etienne (Smith) - 11.19 meters

Discus

Krista Baker (WPI) - 37.41 meters

Fatima Rose (Springfield) - 36.72

Hammer

Kelsey Bishop (Springfield) - 48.77 meters

Tope Waheed (Wheaton) - 48.49 meters

Javelin

Caitlin Ritchie (Smith) - 35.36 meters

Cherelle Allen (Springfield) - 35.00 meters

 

 

 

2009 NEWMAC Men's Track and Field All-Conference
(NEWMAC Championships records denoted by *)

Event

First Team

Second Team

100-meter dash

Steven Headley (Springfield) - 10.78

Cailean Robinson (Wheaton) - 11.04

200-meter dash

Steve Headley (Springfield) - 21.78

Nickel Hay (Springfield) - 22.26

400-meter dash

Mark Williamson (Wheaton) - 48.22 *

Nickel Hay (Springfield) - 48.80

800-meter dash

Mike Griffin (Springfield) - 1:53.66 *

Justin Bowman (1:56.09)

1,500-meter run

Yermie Cohen (MIT) - 3:58.31

Jake Ruzevick (MIT) - 3:59.51

5,000-meter run

Dan Harper (MIT) - 15:51.86

Jake Ruzevick (MIT) - 16:00.15

10,000-meter run

Gihan Amarasiriwardena (MIT) - 33:11.64

Jack Bourbonnais (MIT) - 33:34.81

110-meter hurdles

Howard Powell (Wheaton) - 15.09

Ben Roy (WPI) - 15.35

400-meter hurdles

Kyle Coleman (Coast Guard) - 55.00

Joe Krasinskas (WPI) - 55.05

3,000-meter steeplechase

Richard Prevost (MIT) - 9:35.51

Paul Welle (MIT) - 9:38.08

4 x 100-meter relay

Matt Amendola, Tom Brognano, Nickel Hay, Steve Headley (Springfield) - 41.51 *

Cailean Robinson, Merzudin Ibric, Mark Williamson, Michael Wright (Wheaton) - 41.52

4 x 400-meter relay

Tom Brogano, Chris Quetant Kevin Behlmer and Nickel Hay (Springfield) - 3:19.94

David Boyle, Jesse Cremeans, Josh Wofford, Kyle Coleman (Coast Guard) - 3:22.50

High Jump

Tyler Ashner (Coast Guard) - 1.90 meters

Matija Zelic (WPI) - 1.85 meters

Pole Vault

Greg Tao (MIT) - 4.84 meters *

Kyle Morette (WPI) - 4.55 meters

Long Jump

Carl Luxhoj (Coast Guard) - 7.02 meters

Stephen Morton (MIT) - 7.02 meters

Triple Jump

Carl Luxhoj (Coast Guard) - 14.74 meters

Stephen Morton (MIT) - 14.07 meters

Shot Put

Jarrett Arredondo (WPI) - 14.61 meters

Tony McDonald (MIT) - 14.13 meters

Discus

Fran Collins (WPI) - 44.22 meters

Carl Stokes (Coast Guard) - 43.08 meters

Hammer

Jarrett Arredondo (WPI) - 51.15 meters

Fran Collins (WPI)  - 49.35 meters

Javelin

Jeff Baker (WPI) - 56.73 meters

Vlad Sobes (MIT) - 55.23 meters