Women's Track & Field Competes At Bucknell, Westminster Invitationals

LEWISBURG, Pa./WILMINGTON, Pa. - The SUNY Geneseo women's track & field team sent competitors to the Bucknell Invitational and the Westminster Invitational on Saturday.

  • At Bucknell, senior Kristen Homeyer finished 10th (16:58.83) and Elise Ramirez (17:06.00) finished 15th in the invitational section of the 5,000 in a field that included Division I, II, III and open competitors. 
  • At Westminster, senior Camille Wutz placed second in the long jump (5.58m/18' 3.75") and added a leg to the runner-up 4x100 relay (47.58).
  • Sophomore Alexa LaPierre finished runner-up in the high jump (1.60m/5' 3") while sophomre Jennifer Joseph was second in the triple jump (10.61m).

Geneseo will compete at the Cortland Invitational next Friday and Saturday (Apr. 20-21).

BUCKNELL INVITATIONAL
Top Geneseo Finishers 

Steeplechase (Unseeded)
26. Brooke Madry 11:52.44

5,000 (Invitational)
10. Kristen Homeyer 16:58.83 (9th in Division III this season, 3rd in program history)
15. Elise Ramirez 17:06.00 (12th in Division III this season)

WESTMINSTER INVITATIONAL
Top Geneseo Finishers

High Jump
2. Alexa LaPierre 1.60m/5' 3"

Pole Vault
7. Laura Piazza 3.50m/11' 5.75"

Long Jump
2. Camille Wutz 5.58m/18' 3.75"
6. Maddie Hammer 5.31m

Triple Jump
2. Jennifer Joseph 10.61m

Shot Put
8. Allie Barlowe 11.74m

100 Hurdles
5. Shayna Held 15.13
7. Hannah Madden 15.18

400
6. Laura Zopf 59.73
7. Kayla Barber 59.77 

1,500
4. Mariellen Penzer 5:04.02

10,000
4. Marisa Gingello 42:13.48

4x400 Relay
2. Geneseo (Laura Zopf, Maddie Hammer, Kayla Barber, Shayna Held) 4:04.95

4x100
2. Geneseo (Hannah Madden, Camille Wutz, Shayna Held, Lauren Bamford) 47.58 (5th in Division III this season)

3,000 Steeplechase
4. McKenzie Angus 12:24.85

400 Hurdles
4. Lauren Bamford 1:04.76