Moriah Fitzgerald Leads Mount at Penn Relays on Thursday

Moriah Fitzgerald Leads Mount at Penn Relays on Thursday

Philadelphia, Pa. (April 26, 2018)—Moriah Fitzgerald led the Mount St. Mary's outdoor track and field team today at the prestigious Penn Relays with a seventh-place finish in the pole vault.

Fitzgerald finished seventh place in the pole vault with a mark of 3.65m (11' 11.75") while Rachel Finn was tied for 15th with a vault of 3.50m (11' 5.75").  The women's 4x100m relay team of Natalia Hinton, Kayla Barnes, Najae Nickerson and Mariah McLane finished 32nd out of 71 teams with a time of 47.34 seconds.  The Mountaineers were fifth in their heat.  The women's 4x400m relay team of McLane, Chardane Logan, Chalys Caruth and Clarke Hooper finished in 38th place out of 63 teams with a time of 3:53.77.  Erin Sample finished 13th in the shot put with a mark of 13.77m (45' 2") in the shot put with Natalia Hinton finishing 23rd out of 49 competitors in the long jump (5.68m, 18' 7.75").

The meet continues tomorrow.