Southern Maine Quadrangular
BATES WOMEN TAKE THIRD AT USM
GORHAM, Maine -- Competing shorthanded in their first scoring meet of the season, the Bates women's track team took third with 110 points in a quad meet with Southern Maine (172), MIT (141) and Coast Guard (100).
The Bobcats won two events on the afternoon. First-year field hockey standout Johie Farrar (West Paris, Maine) won the 200-meter dash with a time of 27.71. Farrar also took third in the 55-meter dash in 7.80 seconds. Senior Erika Bristol (Williamstown, Mass.) took the 20-pound weight throw with a toss of 46-11 1/2, while also claiming second in the shot put.
Bates also produced two other second-place finishes, with first-year Abby Anthony (Jamestown, R.I.) taking second in the 3,000-meter run in 10:41.18, while senior Kate Burakowski (Derry, N.H.) placed second in the 1,500 (5:18.74).
TEAM SCORES 1. Southern Maine 172 2. MIT 141 3. Bates 110 4. Coast Guard 100 Bates Scorers: 55m Dash: Johie Farrar, 3rd place, 7.80 200m Dash: Johie Farrar, 1st place, 27.71; Margaret Herrick, 6th place, 29.70 400m Dash: Kim Thomas, 6th place, 1:21.38 1,500m Run: Kate Burakowski, 2nd place, 5:18.74; Elizabeth Wallace, 3rd place, 5:23.84 3,000m Run: Abby Anthony, 2nd place, 10:41.18 55m Hurdles: Jessica Caron, 5th place, 9.79; Erika Bristol, 6th place, 9.92 4x400m Relay: Bates, 4th place, 4:44.79 4x800m Relay: Bates, 4th place, 11:39.44 High Jump: Anya Belanger, 2nd place, 4-10. Long Jump: Margaret Herrick, 5th place, 13-7 1/2 Triple Jump: Anya Belanger, 3rd place, 31-3 3/4 Shot Put: Erika Bristol, 2nd place, 35-1 1/2; Mylissa McCann, 4th place, 31-10 1/4 20-Pound Weight: Erika Bristol, 1st place, 46-11 1/2; Jen Winslow, 3rd place, 42-7 1/2; Jen Strahle, 5th place, 42-1 3/4; Cami Wood, 6th place, 39-3.