Women's track & field athlete honored by league
Contact: Jim Taylor (315) 859-4685
March 25, 2010
Hamilton College's Muriel Schwinn '13 (Auburn, Maine/Edward Little HS) has been selected the 2010 Liberty League women's indoor track and field rookie of the year.
Schwinn set team records in the 55-meter dash (7.43 seconds), 60-meter dash (8.25 seconds) and the long jump (18 feet, 2¼ inches). Her record mark in the long jump ranked 16th in Division III this year. She finished first in the 55 meters, second in the long jump, fourth in the 200-meter dash and helped lead Hamilton's 800-meter relay to victory at the 2010 Liberty League championships.
Schwinn earned all-conference honors at the 2010 New York State Collegiate Track Conference championships by taking third place in the 55 meters and third in the long jump. She was named the league's rookie of the week eight times this season.