April 18, 2014

Lee Paces W&L Women's T&F on Day One of ODAC's

SALEM, Va. — On day one of the ODAC Outdoor Women's Track and Field Championship, first-year Dana Lee (Nashville, Tenn./St. Cecilia Academy) took the title in the long jump to lead Washington and Lee on Friday.

Bridgewater leads the team competition with 56 points, Lynchburg in second (51) and Roanoke is third (42.33). The Generals are currently fourth with 22 points.

Lee finished with a mark of 5.45m (17'10.75") to take the top spot in the long jump. It marked the first career individual ODAC championship for the rookie.

In the high jump, senior Leigh Dannhauser (Bronxville, N.Y./Bronxville) placed third with a jump of 1.53m (5'00.25). Junior Casey Mackintosh (Marietta, Ga./George Walton) claimed third in the 10,000m with a time of 39:33.27.

Lee also led the Generals who qualified for finals on Saturday. She advanced in both 100m and 200m. Among the other qualifiers for the Generals were junior Jillian Katterhagen (The Woodlands, Texas/The Woodlands) in the 100m hurdles, junior Sarah Helms (Cumming, Ga./North Forsyth) in the 400m and first-year Ali Peacock (Libertyville, Ill./Vernon HIlls) in the 400m hurdles.

All competitors that finished in the Top 3 of an event earned All-ODAC accolades. The second and final day of the competition will take place on Saturday, starting at 10:00 am.  

Team Scores  
Bridgewater 56
Lynchburg 51
Roanoke 42.33
W&L 22
Shenandoah 10.33
VWC 2.33
Guilford 2
   

 

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