Knight in top 15 at Valentines Classic

Contact: William Sodoma
Date: February 13, 2010
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Cassi Knight

BOSTON, Mass. --- Cassi Knight placed 15th in the 5,000-meter run for the Colby College women's indoor track and field team at the Valentine's Day Classic at Boston University on Friday and Saturday.

Knight had a time of 17 minutes, 52.21 seconds for the Mules. In other running events, Katrina Gravel took 33rd in the 3,000 meters in a field of nearly 100 runners and Emma Linhard placed 34th with a 2:17.68 in the 800 meters as 165 athletes competed in the event. Brittany Bell was 48th (1:00.71) of 145 sprinters in the 400 meters and teammate Alyssa Corrigan placed 49th (1:00.74) and also was 94th in the 200 meters (27.42). Heather MacDonald took 71st place in the 800 meters (2:22.39) and Mandy Ivey was 74th with an 11:13.0 in the 3,000.

MacDonald, Bell, Laura Duff, and Emma Linhard combined to take 16th place in the distance medley relay at the BU meet.

Danielle Sheppard was the lone field event competitor at the meet for Colby and placed 16th in the high jump (5-0.25).


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