4x800 Wins on Final Day; Women's Track Finishes Sixth at Heps
ITHACA, N.Y. (2/26/12) - The 4x800 relay put on a spectacular performance on to win the relay on day two of the 2012 Ivy League Heptagonal Championships at Cornell.
The relay of sophomore Kristin Smoot, sophomore Kacie O’Neil, junior Alexis Mikaelian and junior Greta Feldman ran its fastest time of the season at 8:44.32.
The 4x400 of senior Eileen Moran, sophomore Carrie Vuong, freshman Cecilia Barowski and junior Joie Hand clocked in at 3:46.75 to finish as the runner-up.
Moran would earn two third-place finishes individually. She was third in the 60 at 8.86 and in the 200 at 24.83 to pick up six points in each event.
Feldman was fourth in the mile as she crossed the line at 4:49.95 to earn four points for the Tigers. Mikaelian would take eighth in the race.
Four points also came from the triple jump as sophomore Imani Oliver jumped to 12.19 (40-0) to take fourth place.
Rounding out the scorers was freshman Teju Adewole. Adewole was fifth in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.86 to earn two points for the Tigers.
Princeton finished Heps with 56 points to finish in sixth place. Columbia ended Princeton’s two-year title streak with 124 points. Cornell was second with 103 and Dartmouth was third with 73.