Track Ready for A-10 Indoor Championship

Feb. 16, 2017

LEADING OFF: George Washington's men's and women's indoor track teams will compete in their third-ever Atlantic 10 Indoor Track & Field Championship this weekend at the George Mason Field House in Fairfax, Virginia.

RECORD-SETTING WINTER: Now in its third full season as a year-round running program, both the men's and women's teams continue to improve and shatter records.

This indoor season has seen a total of nine indoor records broken with six coming from the men's team (60m, 200m, 300m, 400m, mile, 4x400m) and three by the women's squad (1000m, 5000m, mile).

A-10 FORMAT: The two-day championship meet begins with Saturday's trials, where the top nine finishers from each event will advance to Sunday's finals. The top six finishers in each final will earn All-Conference recognition.

A trio of event finals will also be contested on Saturday in the women's 5,000-meter run (Miranda DiBiasio) and both the men's and women's Distance Medley Relay.

DiBasio set a new program record in the 5000m when she ran an impressive 17:04.23 at last week's Navy Multi-Mix Invitational.

A full schedule of events is available at Atlantic 10 Championship Central.

ENTRIES:

EVENT MEN DAY/TIME WOMEN DAY/TIME
60M Ira Clark Sat., 3:15p
200M Ira Clark Sat, 4:45p
400M Jakob Coombes, Evan Garry Sat., 2:45p
500M Sawyer Bilton, Ed Delavergne, Frank Delavergne Sat, 3:15p
800M Greta Goetz Sat., 3:50p
1000M Lauren Anderson, Madison Yerke Sat, 4:10p
MILE Ryan DePinto, Chris Shaffer, Jordan Pantalone Sun, 11:45a Halley Brown, Suzanne Dannheim Sun, 12:00p
3000M Charles Arnold, Carter Day, Jordan Pantalone Sun, 2:05p Miranda DiBiasio, Macaulay Porter, Gabriella Vlattas Sun, 2:30p
5000M Noah Duell, Seamus Roddy, Andrew Weber Sat, 5:40p Miranda DiBiasio, Ariana North Sat., 5:00p
4X800 Arnold, Coombes, DePinto, Shaffer, Wills Sun, 2:55p Anderson, Brown, Dannheim, Goetz, Yerke Sun, 3:10p
DMR Coombes, Day, DePinto, Shaffer, Wills Sat, 6:05p Brown, Dannheim, Goetz, Llanos, Porter, Yerke Sat, 6:20p

 

 

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