Women's Track Opens 2013 Hosting Quad Meet
PRINCETON, N.J. (1/8/13) - The Princeton women's track team hosts Rutgers, St. Joseph's and St. John's in the third annual quad meet on Friday, Jan. 11 at Jadwin Gym.
Princeton won the quad meet in 2011 and 2012. Last year the Tigers scored 195 points, followed by St. John's with 119, Rutgers 108 and St. Joseph's 100.
The meet kicks off with the weight throw at 5 p.m.Last year broke a 12-year Princeton record in the triple jump. Oliver landed at 12.44 meters (40-9.75), besting the previous record of 12.42 (40-9) set by Nicole Springer in 1990.
was a double winner, finishing first in both the 60- and the 200-meter dash with times of 7.71 and 25.18.
The Tigers would take first and second in five track events helping to load up the score with points.won the mile, with second; won the 500 with Kacie O’Neil '14 second; won the 800 with taking second; won the 3000 with '14 second, won the 1000 with Alexis Mikaleian '13 second.
The Tigers had the top four pole vault, led by the champion Tory Worthen '13. Worthen cleared 3.86 (12-8) with classmatefollowing in second place at 3.66 (12). Seniors and finished in a third-place tie as both reached 3.35 (10-11.75).
finished in a first-place tie in the high jump. The 4x400 relay of , , Vuong and Barowski was also victorious.
Field Events (top eight advance to finals)
5:00pm - 20 Lb Weight Throw
5:45pm – Shot Put
5:45pm – Long Jump, triple jump to follow
6:00pm – Pole Vault
6:30pm – High Jump
6:00pm - 5K (non-scored)
6:30pm - Mile
6:40pm - 60m Hurdle-Timed Final (the top 2 runners from each team in fast section)
6:50pm - 400m
7:00pm - 500m
7:10pm - 60m-Timed Final (the top 2 runners from each team in fast section)
7:20pm - 800m
7:30pm - 1,000m
7:40pm - 200m
7:50pm – 3,000m
8:05pm - 4x400m