Women's Track & Field Finishes 2013 Indoor Season

Brittany Gorski

Scoreboard: 12th of 51, ECAC Indoor Championship, Boston, Mass., 3/2-3/3
Schedule: Indoor season has concluded

  • Qualifying members of the Holy Cross women's indoor track and field traveled to the ECAC Indoor Championship on Saturday and Sunday, March 2-3, hosted by Boston University. This was the final indoor track and field meet of the season.
  • Junior Stephanie Okpoebo (Chelmsford, Mass.) and sophomore Mackenzie Arndt (Merrimack, Mass.) each set new Holy Cross school records in their respective events. Okpoebo set the 60-meter dash mark at 7.53 seconds while Arndt cleared a height of 3.85 meters in the pole vault. Okpoebo also set a new indoor HC record in the 200-meter dash with a time of 24.29.
  • Okpoebo set two more school records earlier this season. At the Harvard Open (12/8) she ran the 300-meter dash in 40.52 seconds and at the Tiger Invitational (1/5) she sprinted the 55-meter dash in 7.15 seconds. Other records that fell this indoor season included the triple jump and indoor 800-meter run. Sophomore Marissa Romano (Hasbrouck Heights, N.J.) jumped 36'5'' at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (2/17) and senior Brittany Gorski (Tewksbury, Mass.) crossed the finish line in the 800 in 2:10.65 at the New England Indoor Championship (2/23).
  • The outdoor track and field season is scheduled to begin on Mar. 23 at the Jerry Gravel Classic at Westfield State.