Women 8th, Men Tie For 10th At NCAA Indoor T&F Championships

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – Three national championship performances and seven All-Americans led the SUNY Geneseo track & field teams to a pair of top-10 showings at the 2017 NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships, hosted by North Central (Ill.) at the Al B. Carius Track. 

Paced by a pair of national championships performances by senior Alexa Wandy in the long jump and triple jump, the women finished eighth, while the men, led by junior national mile champion Isaac Garcia-Cassani, the men tied for 10th.

The men's distance medley relay comprised of Garcia-Cassani and sophomores Luke HoltzmanZachary HannahoeGillan Faulkner improved over last year's third-place showing to place national runner-up (9:58.64) a year later.

Senior Marissa Cossaro finished an All-America eighth in the 3,000 (9:52.03).

NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships

Saturday, March 11
Women's Triple Jump

1. Alexa Wandy 41-5 3/4 (12.64m) NATIONAL CHAMPION/MEET RECORD

Men's Mile
1. Isaac Garcia-Cassani 4:07.77 NATIONAL CHAMPION

Women's 3,000
8. Marissa Cossaro 9:52.03 ALL-AMERICAN

Friday, March 10
Women's Long Jump
1. Alexa Wandy 19-6 1/4 (5.95m) NATIONAL CHAMPION
9. Camille Wutz 18-3 (5.56m)

Men's Mile Prelims
5. Isaac Garcia-Cassani 4:12.35 (advances to Saturday's final)

Women's 60 Prelims
13. Camille Wutz 7.73

Women's 5,000 Final
13. Elise Ramirez 17:27.27

5:25 PM – Men's 5,000 Final
15. Alex Kramer 15:29.16

Women's DMR Final
10. Allison FernandezLauren BamfordMackenzie RossMarissa Cossaro 12:06.16

Men's DMR Final
2. Luke HoltzmanZachary HannahoeGillan FaulknerIsaac Garcia-Cassani 9:58.64 ALL-AMERICAN