February 18, 2012

W&L Women's T&F in Action at VMI Winter Relays

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's track & field team had several athletes in action at the VMI Relays on Saturday afternoon.

In a final tune-up for the upcoming ODAC Championships, junior Marissa Thompson (Chatham, Va./Chatham) led W&L with a first-place finish in the 55m with a time of 7.50.

First-year Janey Fugate (Atlanta, Ga./Whitefield Academy) and junior Paige Gance (Wilton, Conn./Wilton) took second and fourth in the 55m hurdles, clocking in at 9.16 and 9.60, respectively.

Finally, sophomore Leigh Dannhauser (Bronxville, N.Y./Bronxville) finished in second place in the high jump with a mark of 1.48 meters.

W&L returns to action on Saturday when it takes part in the ODAC Championships beginning at 1:00 pm.

 

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