No. 3 Women's Track and Field Competes at BU Last Chance Meet

No. 3 Women's Track and Field Competes at BU Last Chance Meet

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In their final meet before the indoor national championship, the third-ranked women's track and field team competed at the Boston University Last Chance Meet Sunday afternoon.

THE BASICS

#3 Women – No team Result

HOW IT HAPPENED

The women's 4x400-meter relay team of Wadeline Jonathas (Gonaives, Haiti), Taylor Driggers (Lisbon, Conn.), Olivia Burnes (Paxton, Mass.), and Lexy Bean (Danvers, Mass.) continued their impressive indoor campaign in Sunday's meet.  The four sprinters posted a final time of 3:53.66, which moved them into eighth in the country.

Driggers and Jonathas also competed in the long jump.  Jonathas posted a fifth-place finish in the long jump with her final mark of 19-03.25 feet.  Driggers finished in seventh-place with a leap of 18-04.50 feet, which stands as her third best jump of the season.  To date Driggers still sits fourth in the country with her personal best distance of 18-11.75 feet, while Jonathas leads DIII with her program record distance of 20-07.25 feet. 

WHAT'S NEXT

The official list of competitors for this year's indoor national championship meet will be released on March 5 at 9 a.m. on www.ncaa.com.