Mauro Qualifies for ECAC's at Solomon Invitational

Mauro Qualifies for ECAC's at Solomon Invitational


DEDHAM, Mass. --- Senior Nicole Mauro (Mashpee, MA) qualified for the ECAC’s in the 10,000 meter run with a second place time of 37:57.54 as the Bears continued their season at the Bernard Solomon Track at Northeastern University this past Saturday. The non-scoring meet held at Solomon Track in Dedham featured athletes from around New England in all collegiate divisions along with other participating track clubs.

Freshman classmates Amanda Hauswirth (Mathuen, MA), Jessica Eidinger (Sutton, MA), and Carissa Penney (Gardner, MA) each finished eighth (5:09.19), tenth (5:13.88), and 16th (5:19.01) respectively in the 1500. First year sprinter Louise Cornerford (Billerica, MA) also tallied 11th in the 400.

In the field freshman Brittany Paige (Winthrop, MA) posted a fifth place finish (30-01) in the shot put and seventh in the hammer (118-07), while classmate Heather Roux (Livermore, ME) placed eighth in the discus (92-05).

In relay action, Bridgewater State’s 4 x 400 relay team took home fifth with a time of 4:35.73.

The Bears will be entertained by Springfield at the Springfield Invitational this Saturday at 11 A.M.

Release written by Steven M. Miller, Jr --- Sports Information Correspondent