Women's Track Fares Well at NCAA Championships

    Marie McMahon finished 10th<BR>in the 5000m title race.

    Marie McMahon finished 10th
    in the 5000m title race.

    June 6, 1998

    BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Providence College senior Marie McMahon of Ennistymon, Ireland and junior Sarah Dupre of Kingston, Ontario finished 10th and 11th, respectively, in the 5,000 meter finals at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship on Friday, June 5 in Buffalo, N.Y.

    For McMahon, who finished the 5,000 in a time of 16:18.12, it marked her final collegiate race for the Friars. Dupre completed the course in a time of 16:32.09.

    Finals NCAA WOMEN'S 5,000 METER RUN (June 5, 1998)
    1. Amy Skieresz, Arizona 15:37.77
    2. Katie McGregor, Michigan 15:50.14
    3. Rosemary Ryan, Boston U. 16:07.84
    4. Mary Ellen Hill, Bradley16:08.72
    5. Sharlyn Maughan, Weber State 16:09.58
    6. Jenna Rogers, Dartmouth 16:12.33
    7. Angie Kujak, Wisconsin 16:14.89
    8. Karin Ernstrom, Baylor 16:15.36
    9. Sherri Smith, Baylor 16:18.05
    10. Marie McMahon, Providence 16:18.12
    11. Sarah Dupre, Providence 16:32.09
    12. Marne Findlay, Colorado St. 16:36.99
    13. Julia Stamps, Stanford 16:39.15
    14. Melinda Campbell, Boise State 16:45.89
    15. Amina Amaddah, George Mason 16:56.25
    16. Amy Wiseman, Nebraska 17:00.02
    17. Christina Blackmer, Nebraska 17:07.27
    18. Jen Grvia, Colorado 17:12.83
    19. Lori Riedy, California 17:20.53