SHEEHY SHINES IN HURDLES AT ECAC CHAMPIONSHIPS

Meet: ECAC-IC4A Track and Field Championships
Location: Princeton, N.J.
Results: ECAC-IC4A Final Results

The Short Story: VCU relays had strong performances at the ECAC-IC4A Championships this weekend despite rain washing out competition on Saturday. Friday saw Makayla McGowan shine in the discus throw while Sunday's full slate did not deter Ann Sheehy from securing a top-five finish in the 400-meter hurdles.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Sheehy fell just short of winning the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:00.21. She placed fourth in the event.
  • VCU came in fifth in the 4x100-meter relay with a time of 46.30 on the backs of Latrice Morris, Alexis Willis, De'Nisha Smith and Khoi Banks.
  • Sheehy led Taylor Watkins, Nichelle Scott, and Ashley Greenlee in the 4x400-meter relay to a season-best time of 3:44.55 to place fourth in the event.
  • Taylor McCormick placed fourth in the triple jump with a leap of 12.11 meters.
  • McGowan threw to a mark of 12.31 meters in the shot put to place fourth in the event. McGowan also placed tenth in the discus throw with a toss of 43.01 meters.
  • Camora Sanders placed sixth in the shot put with a throw of 13.67 meters.