LeDuc (3000 Meters), Bolick (1000 Meters)Lead Camels at New England D. 3 Championships
SPRINGFIELD, Mass.--Sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a personal record setting time of 8:36.11 in the 3000 meters to place fifth at the New England Division III Championship hosted by Springfield College Saturday.
LeDuc earns All-New England Division III honors for his finish Saturday.
The Camel men tied Trinity College for 20th place with a score of four points.
Just a short drive north on Route 91, the Connecticut College women's track and field team competed in the New England Division III Championship at Smith College.
Kim Bolick (Hopkinton, Mass.) posted a time of 3:01.30 en route to her seventh place scoring in the 1000 meters, earning All-New England Division III accolades for the Camels.
In the distance medley relay, the Camel foursome comprised of Kerry Dermody (Erieville, N.Y.), Michelle Wesley (Millwood, N.Y.), Ally Bonito (Guilford, Conn.) and Lianne Swanson (Franklin,Mass.) earned All-New England Division III honors with an eighth place finish in 13:07.76.
Junior Sarah Matthews (Westwood, Mass.) broke her own school record in the 600 meters, posting a time of 1:40.50.
With their three points, the Camels finished in 21st place at the Championship.
February 18, 2012