Bears Win Season Opener
NEW LONDON, Conn.— Freshman Monet Masters set the school record in the pole vault in her first collegiate meet with a vault of ten feet as Coast Guard won its season-opening Winter Invite #1.
Coast Guard won with 167 points, Rhode Island College was second with 113 points while Merchant Marine had 45 points.
Masters broke the school record of 9 feet, 8 inches set by Betsy Baker in 2003.
Emily Trudeau won the shot put (37-10.5) while Katie Nielsen took second (37-4.5) as both qualified for the Division III New England Championships.
Hannah Seeland won the weight throw (45-6.5) while Trudeau was second (42-9.75), both also qualifying for the Division III New England Championships.
The Bears 4x800 relay team of Rachel Hill , Kristin Euchler, Gollin and Jessica Mulroy won with a time of 10:29.86.
Euchler placed second in the 600 meters (1:45.65), Rachel Hill was second in the mile (5:33.23) and Gina Caylor was second in the pole vault (8-6.25).