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Moyher and Hitchcock Shine for Women's Track and Field at NEICAAA All New England Championships

Moyher and Hitchcock Shine for Women's Track and Field at NEICAAA All New England Championships

New Haven, Conn. - May 11, 2019 - The Springfield College women's track and field team had student-athletes compete among the region's top competition at the NEICAAA All New England Championships, hosted at Southern Connecticut State University on Friday and Saturday.

Springfield College had a pair of student-athletes put forth impressive performances in the field events on Friday afternoon, as Carley Moyher (Killingworth, Conn.), who came into the weekend ranked No. 8 in all of Division III in the javelin throw, took fourth overall with a mark of 41.18 meters to earn All New England honors. Senior Sam Liberty (Pascoag, R.I.) took 11th overall with a mark of 36.64 meters. 

Competing in the 400 meter dash, senior Tiffany Tenney (Orange, Mass.) took 13th with a time of 58.07 seconds, while in the 100 meter hurdles, Katherine Strain (Longmeadow, Mass.) produced a time of 15.65 seconds.

In the women's high jump, Caroline Hitchcock (Agawam, Mass.), who was No. 21 in all of Division III coming into the weekend, finished in a tie for sixth overall, as she cleared 1.63 meters. Taylor Nogiec (Berlin, Conn.) also finished the event in 10th overall, clearing 1.58 meters. 

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