Women's Track & Field Wins Carnegie Mellon Invitational

GENEVA, Ohio – SUNY Geneseo senior Camille Wutz was victorious in the 60-meter dash and the long jump while senior Kristen Homeyer was victorious in the 3,000 to lead the Knights to first place out of 12 teams at the Carnegie Mellon Invitational, Saturday, at the SPIRE Institution. 

The Knights compiled 210.5 points to out-distance runner up Case Western Reserve (90) and host Carnegie Mellon (78) in third place. 

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Wutz bested the 60-meter field with a winning time of 7.96 seconds, while her leap of 5.10 meters (16 feet, 8.75 inches) was also the day's top mark. 
  • Homeyer clocked a winning time of 10:22.56 to edge junior Elise Ramirez (10:24.57) and junior Dana Cebulski (10:27.77), who finished second and fourth, respectively. 
  • Sophomore Alexa LaPierre also added a winning effort in the high jump (1.53m/5'0.25"), leading a Geneseo sweep of the top-three places. 

WHAT'S NEXT

Geneseo will next be in action at the Cornell Kane Invitational next Saturday (Jan. 27) with a 10:30 a.m. start. 

TOP GENESEO FINISHERS

60
1. Camille Wutz 7.96
T2. Jenna Strickland 8.13
5. Hannah Madden 8.21 

200
2. Shayna Held 26.30 (third in program history)
3. Erin MacDougall 26.66 (sixth in program history)
4. Camille Wutz 26.72 

400
2. Kayla Barber 1:00.92
3. Laura Zopf 1:01.36
4. Shannon Haggerty 1:02.48 

800
3. Hunter Gowans 2:24.34
5. Roisin O'Neill 2:24.80

Mile
4. Eileen Reinhardt 5:26.28
7. Emily Pomainville 5:31.24

3,000
1. Kristen Homeyer 10:22.56
2. Elise Ramirez 10:24.57
4. Dana Cebulski 10:27.77

60 Hurdles
2. Erin MacDougall 9.14 (9.11 in prelims)
3. Shayna Held 9.20 (9.07 in prelims – second in program history)
7. Sarah Ostrowski 9.74 (9.67 in prelims – sixth in program history) 

4x400 Relay
2. 4:11.06 (Shayna Held, Erin MacDougall, Hannah Madden, Allison Fernandez)

High Jump
1. Alexa LaPierre 1.53m (5'0.25")
2. Jordan Silver 1.48m (4'10.25")
3. Shayna Held 1.48m (4'10.25")

Pole Vault
3. Sarah Bronk 3.22m (10'6.75")

Long Jump
1. Camille Wutz 5.10m (16'8.75")

Shot Put
4. Allie Barlowe 11.39m (37'4.5") (fifth in program history)

Weight Throw
2. Allie Barlowe 14.49m (49'5.5") (third in program history)
3. Kaitlynn Lane 14.74m (48'4.5") (fourth in program history)