Six Earn All-New England Honors for Bears

Madison Ahlers
Madison Ahlers

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Senior Monet Masters, sophomore Gabrielle Troise and the Bears 4x400 relay all earned All-New England honors at the Division III New England Track and Field Championships at Springfield College.

Masters was the top Coast Guard finisher of the day as she placed 6th in the pole vault (10 feet, 11.75 inches).

Troise, who was seventh in the hammer yesterday, placed eighth in the shot put today with a throw of 37 feet, 6.74 inches.

The Bears 4x400 relay of junior Sarah Cummings, sophomore Ashlee Johnson, sophomore Alexandra Cobb and senior Madison Ahlers broke the school record and also earned All-New England honors with a seventh place finish posting a time of 4:04.23.

Johnson broke the school record and just missed earning All-New England honors as she placed ninth in the 800 meters with a time of 2:17.62.

Ahlers also broke the school record in the 400 meters with a time of 59.66.

The Bears are back in action next weekend at the All Divisions New England Championships at Southern Connecticut State University.