Bishop Places 7th at Holy Cross Heptathlon

WORCESTER, MASS.--(4/19/12)--Sophomore Abby Bishop placed 7th overall among Division I, II and III competition at the Holy Cross Heptathlon.

She finished with 3800 points. On the final day of competition, she long jumped 4.50 meters, threw the javelin 25.60 meters, and closed out the day by winning the 800 meter run crossing the line in 2:30.71.

On the first day on Wednesday, Bishop started the day with a 16.71 in the hurdles followed by a mark of 4'9.5" in the high jump. She also posted a best throw of 28' 1.75" in the shot put and rounded out day one with her season best time of 27.10 in the 200 meters.