FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Lyndon State College women's track and field team competed at the Eric Loeschner Track and Field Invitational hosted by Fitchburg State Saturday afternoon, finishing 16th out of 17 teams.
Abby Salvadore (Portsmouth, N.H.), who qualified for the New England Championships two weeks ago, placed sixth in javelin throw with a distance of 31.86m.
Jessica Hillman (Gardiner, Maine) placed seventh in long jump, improving her jump from 4.29m to 4.54m since last week at Middlebury. Hillman also placed 14th in the 100 meter dash.
After the meet, Head coach Morgan Crespo was pleased with her team's progress so far this year, stating, "Every meet we keep getting better and better with athletes getting closer to qualifying for the New England Championships."
The Hornets compete next Saturday, April 22 at the Trinity College Invitational.