Gollin Leads Bears to Home Win

NEW LONDON, CONN.--(1/14/12)--Beth Gollin won both the 800 meters and the mile as Coast Guard captured the season-opening Coast Guard Winter Invitational.

The Bears won with 181 points while Rhode Island College was second with 131 points followed by Conn. College (123) and Merchant Marine (75).

Gollin won the mile (5:27.88) and the 800 meters (2:29.68) while Abby Bishop won the 55 meter hurdles (9.43), Meghan Kalinowski won the 3,000 meters (11:19.02) and Emily Trudeau won the shot put (11.69 meters) for Coast Guard.

Bishop was also second in the high jump (1.42 meters) while Hannah Seeland was second in both the weight throw (13.38) and the shot put (11.05).