Women's Outdoor Track and Field Weekly Report 3/27

Women's Outdoor Track and Field Weekly Report 3/27

Track Athlete of the Week

Abigail Danso    

Abigail Danso
Worcester State
Junior • Worcester, Mass.

Danso won the 100 Meter Hurdles event with a PR time of 15.51 at the Bridgewater State Bears Invitational. She also placed 10th in the 100m (13.33) and came in 19th in the 200m (28.34).   

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Field Athlete of the Week

Jayci Andrews  

Sydney Bennett
Bridgewater State
Senior • N. Attleboro, Mass.

Bennett broke the BSU outdoor shot put record at the season-opening BSU Bears Invitational with a toss of 42 feet, 11.75 inches (13.10m) as she captured top honors in the event. Eclipsed her own mark of 42 feet, four inches (12.90m) set back in 2015 at the ECSU Invitational. Qualified for the both the Division III New England Championships and the New England Intercollegiate Amateur Athletic Association (NEICAAA) Championships in the shot put and currently ranks seventh in all of Division III in the event.

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Rookie of the Week

Ellie Bucknell     

Ellie Bucknell
Bridgewater State
Junior • New Bedford, Mass.

Bucknell placed second in the javelin at the Bridgewater State Bears Invitational with a mark of 38.91m (127’ 8”). Also qualified for the Division III New England Championships and the NEICAAAA Championships in the event. Currently ranks 13th in all of Division III in the javelin.

Weekly Report 3/27