Women's track & field competes at Cornell meet
Hamilton College competed in Cornell University's non-team scoring, multi-divisional Marc Deneault Memorial Invitational at Barton Hall on Feb. 19.
Muriel Schwinn '13 finished fifth in the long jump with a mark of 5.14 meters (16 feet, 10.5 inches). Schwinn finished second in Division III. She holds the team record in the event at 5.54 meters.
Erin West '11 was 12th in the mile run with a time of 5:29.50. West finished fourth in Division III. Emily Heckman '13 ended up 14th in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:27.99. Heckman was also fourth in Division III. Meredith FitzPatrick '11 finished 17th of 46 athletes in the 3,000-meter run in 11:04.44.
Hamilton takes part in the 2011 New York State Collegiate Track Conference championships at St. Lawrence University on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 25 and 26.