NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Bridgewater State University senior Jayci Andrews (Plymouth, Mass.) advanced to the finals of the 100-meter hurdles on Friday afternoon at the 2019 New England Intercollegiate Amateur Athletic Association (NEICAAA) Outdoor Track & Field Championships held at Southern Connecticut State University.
Andrews placed fifth in the preliminaries of the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.03 seconds as she was just 1/100 of a second off her own school record. Andrews was also the only Division III student-athlete to advance to the finals.
Andrews will compete in the finals on Saturday afternoon. She will also run a leg on the Bears' 4x100-meter relay along with classmates Madeline McNamara (Hull, Mass.) and Molly McNamara (Hull, Mass.) and junior Jessica Haywood (East Longmeadow, Mass.). Molly McNamara will also compete in the triple jump.