CARLISLE, Pa. – The Washington and Lee women's track & field team took part in the Dickinson DuCharme Invitational on Saturday afternoon and came away with 14 Top 10 finishes and one new school record.
The 4x800m relay team of sophomore Molly Ortiz (Ketchikan, Alaska/Ketchikan) and first-years Brandie Huffman (Warrenton, Va./Fauquier), Katie Driest (Davidson, N.C./North Mecklenburg) and Ashely Gerard (Savannah, Ga./Savannah Country Day) recorded a first-place finish with a time of 11:16.30.
First-year Kelsey McClary (Greenwood, Va./Western Albermarle) notched a pair of Top 10 finishes, with a third-place mark in the 55m hurdles (9.18) and a sixth-place finish in the 55m (7.90).
Other Top 10 finishers included sophomore Lauren Schultz (Hopkinton, Mass./Hopkinton) in the 3000m (4th, 10:59.69), first-year Annelise Madison (Roca, Neb./Norris) in the mile (5th, 5:28.94), and first-year Alex Hagan (Tampa, Fla./H.B. Plant) in the pole vault (8th, 2.59m).
The Generals return to action on Friday when they compete in the ODAC Championships at Liberty University beginning at 1:00 pm.