Women’s Track starts off indoor season on the right foot

Karina Graziani -


ALLIANCE, Ohio --- Carlow University women’s indoor track began its season at the Mount Union Toy Drive Invite Dec. 1.

Kaitlyn Melvin (FR/Belle Vernon, Pa.) and Rachel Jones (FR/Holbrook, Pa.) took first and second place respectively in the 5,000 meter race. Melvin finished with a time of 21:10.44 and Jones finished in 22:18.46.

Carlow’s 4x2000 relay team of Tajanique Thrower (SO/Erie, Pa.), Olivia Miller (SO/Bolivar, Pa.), Shannon Depree (FR) and Solei McPherson (FR/New Castle, Pa.) finished second with a time of 2:02.72.

Miller also earned fourth place in the triple jump with her best distance of 10.01 meters (32’10.25”).

The Celtics travel to Kent, Ohio for the Golden Flash Gala Dec. 7 at 12:30 p.m.

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