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May 17, 2004

 

McCalligett and Skorupa Compete at ECAC Championships

Providence, RI--Two members of Head Coach Kevin Jackson's women's outdoor track and field team competed at the ECAC Div. III Championships, hosted by Williams College on Saturday, May 15. The Anchorwomen did not score as a team. Williams won the meet with a team score of 99.

 

Junior Kate McCalligett (Warwick, RI) placed 16th in the 200 meters with a time of 26.00 and 18th in the 400 meters with a time of 1:00.48. McCalligett earned All-New England honors in the 400 meters, placing fourth with a time of 1:00.65 at the N.E. Div. III Championships on May 1.  She also placed ninth in the 200 meters with a time of 27.06. McCalligett earned All-Alliance/Little East honors in four events at the LEC/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Apr. 24. She finished second in the 200 meters with a time of 26.05, third in the 400 meters with a time of 59.54, fourth as a part of the 4x100 meter relay team with a time of 51.20 and third as a member of the 4x400 meter relay team with a time of 4:24.63.

 

Sophomore Dana Skorupa (Cumberland, RI) placed 11th in the preliminary round of the 100 meters with a time of 12.64 and 19th in the 200 meters with a time of 26.19. Skorupa earned All-New England honors in the 100 meter dash, placing fifth with a time of 13.09 at the N.E. Div. III Championships on May 1. Skorupa earned All-Alliance/Little East honors in five events and was named the Little East Conference's Female Runner of the Week for her performance at the LEC/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Apr. 24. She placed first in the 200 meters with a time of 25.72, second in 100 meters with a time of 12.51, fourth as a part of the 4x100 meter relay team with a time of 51.20, third as a member of the 4x400 meter relay team with a time of 4:24.63 and fourth in the long jump with a distance of 1604.25.

 

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