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Women’s Track & Field Places Fifth At CGA Winter Invite

Women’s Track & Field Places Fifth At CGA Winter Invite

Complete Results

NEW LONDON, Conn. (Jan. 16, 2016) – The USMMA women's track & field team competed at Coast Guard's CGA Winter Invite on Saturday and the Mariners ended the event in fifth place. A total of 10 girls compete for Merchant Marine at the event, and freshman Kelsey Ramirez (Stevensville, Mich.) recorded the squad's top finish with a fourth-place showing in the 600-meter run with a time of 1:51.95.

The Mariners got three other top-ten finishes on the afternoon, as sophomore Alex Miller (Stevensville, Mich.) crossed in seventh place in the 55-meter dash with a time of 8.18, classmate Kaylee Kilbert (Canfield, Ohio) came in eighth in the mile run in 6:04.88, and classmate Allyson Causey (Jupiter, Fla.) placed 10th in the shot put with a distance of 6.95m (22' 9.75").

Below are the complete results from the CGA Winter Invite for USMMA.

The Mariners return to the track next Saturday, Jan. 23, when they travel up to Middletown, Conn. to compete in the First Wesleyan Indoor Invitational.

Women's 55m
Pl.        Name                           Time
7          Alex Miller                     8.18
7          Alex Miller                     8.18q    Prelims

Women's 600m
Pl.        Name                           Time
4          Kelsey Ramirez             1:51.95

Women's 1000m
Pl.        Name                           Time
12         Cassie Pederson           3:48.84

Women's Mile
Pl.        Name                           Time
8          Kaylee Kilbert                6:04.88
11         Erica Lawlor                  6:20.29
12         Monica Keeley              6:25.90

Women's High Jump
Pl.        Name                           Height
--          Megan Toler                  NH

Women's Long Jump
Pl.        Name                           Distance
--          Patricia Ormond            ND

Women's Shot Put
Pl.        Name                           Distance
10         Allyson Causey             6.95m
12         Emma Alcantar              6.87

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