Feb. 7, 2009
Day One Results
NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- The men's and women's track squads kicked off the Giegengack Invitational at Yale impressively as each squad earned a victory. The men's DMR squad won first and was just eight seconds off from being an NCAA provisional qualifier while the women's Nicole McMullen won the long jump on Day One.
The men's DMR ran its best time of the season, 9:57.40 to dust the field by over six seconds. The Hawks bested La Salle, who was in second at 10:03.54. Right behind them was SJU's B squad that ran 10:03.95 to capture bronze.
Nicole McMullen leapt 5.51m (18-1) for the victory in the long jump. Her nearest competitor earned second with a 17-10 jump.
Kevin McDonnell earned second in the 5K running 14:55.
Day Two continues today, check back with SJUHawks.com for all the updates on SJU Track.
1. Nicole McMullen 5.51m (18-1)
5. Erin Vanderhoof 5.30m (17-4 ¾)
10. Beth Getty 4.92m (16-1 ¾)
11. Nohjay Nimpson 4.90m (16-1)
7. Natalie Miller 1.60m (5-3) 10. Allison Smith 1.55m (5-1)
8. Ashley Williams 26.22
9. Caitlin McGrath 26.22
24. Emily Coldren 27.14
25. Karly Cahill 27.41
41. Skylar Rea 28.59
2. Saint Joseph’s 12:16.41
6. Tom DiNatale 22.48
27. Christopher Lau 23.69
1. Saint Joseph’s A 9:57.40*
3. Saint Joseph’s B 10:03.95*
2. Kevin McDonnell 14:55.42
3. Jimmy Jennings 14:55.94
6. George Wittmann 15:25.93