NEW LONDON, Conn. (April 2, 2016) – The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women's track & field team competed in the CGA Spring Invitational, hosted by Coast Guard, on Saturday and had three top-10 finishes to place in 12th in the full field of teams with nine points.
Sophomore Alex Miller (Stevensville, Mich.) had all three of the Mariners' top-10 finishes. She placed fifth in both the 200 meter run (28.35) and the 400 meter run (1:02.99). Miller also came in eighth place in the women's discuss with a toss of 31.03 meters (101' 10").
Up next, the Mariners will host the Coach Omeltchenko Invitational at Brooks Stadium on Sunday, April 17. Prior to the meet, the program will celebrate Senior Day.
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