Bears Win Four Events at Springfield Classic

Kristina Bynum
Kristina Bynum

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Coast Guard had four event winners to highlight the performances at the Springfield College Classic.

Anna Beck won the 400 meters with a time of 57.82, Caroline Jenkins won the 400 hurdles with a time of 1:07.21, Kristina Bynum won the long jump (16 feet, 11.5 inches) while Leilani Salang won the discus (143 feet)

Adora Lawrence was second in the 200 meters (26.83), Ariyana Jurkowski took second in the discus (121 feet, 9 inches) and Salang was second in the hammer (138 feet, 2 inches).

The Bears had a pair of third place finishes as Nina Ragle was third in the 3,000 meters (11:01.94) and Karen Hovey was third in the hammer (135-10).

Kirsten Carson was fourth in the 3,000 meters (11:12.01), Maeve Roach was fourth in the 400 meters (1:01.32) while Mia Huncharek was fifth in the 1,500 meters (5:10.83) and Salang was fifth in the shot put (36 feet, 8.25 inches).

The Bears are back at Springfield next Saturday for the NEWMAC Championship.