Jan. 18, 2014
KINGSTON, R.I. - The Providence College women's track and field team competed at the URI Sorlien Invitational today (Jan. 18). The Friars ¬saw four first place finishes, including a win in the 4 x 800m relay.
Sophomore Devyn Pryor (Dartmouth, Mass.) earned a first place finish in the 1000 meter run with a 3:01.73. Pryor was joined by senior Jackie McCarthy(New Rochelle, N.Y.) on the podium. McCarthy finished first in the one mile run with a time of 5:04.59.
Graduate student Sam Roecker(Charlton, N.Y.) finished first in the women's 3000 meter run with a time of 9:36.01, 30 seconds faster than the second place finisher. Roecker's time was an ECAC Championship qualifying time in the 3000 meters.
Providence claimed third in the 4 x 400 meter relay with a time of 4:07.35. The Friars went on to finish first in the 4 x 800 relay with a time of 9:31.49.
For a complete list of results CLICK HERE.
The Friars are back in action Friday, Jan. 24, when they compete at the Boston University Terrier Invitational. The meet is set to start at 12:00 p.m.